• Short Summary

    Convoy of women truck drivers in Middle Eastern desert, all wear Palestinian uniforms.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Middle East.

    Various shots lorry compound in desert. Women in military uniform are lined up in front of trucks, on the order from their female officer the women go to their trucks and check engines. The women get into the trucks, leave compound and drive into desert.

    The trucks stop in desert. They women make a camp fire and cook stew over it. Various shots women eating. Various shots women relaxing by trucks: smoking, chatting, reading letters, doing their hair. Various shots women unloading kit bags from truck. They set up camp in front of the lorries. Various shots women sleeping in pinned together blankets. Evening shot two of women guarding camp. Various shots women getting up in morning.

    Some women are of Middle Eastern origin, they all have Palestine badges on their uniforms.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1923.04
    Media URN:
    61394
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:53:00 / 01:14:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 783 D

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