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    Troops on the move, fire in Armenian sector and refugees in Constantinople (Istanbul).

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    Turko-Greek War - 1920?

    Titles read: 'Constantinople, Turkey. Turkish Army makes triumphal entry into Constantinople - the return of the troops follows the evacuation of the city by Allied forces of occupation.'

    Turkish ship coming alongside. Large crowds. Troops marching through crowds. Mosque. President driving off. Irish Guards cheering on St Patrick's Day. GV Naval vessels in harbour. British troops marching away. Generals on balcony. Crowds cheering. CUs Mustapha Kemal Pasha with crowds and officers. Anatolian soldiers. British troops boarding train and in camp. General Sir Charles Harrington.

    Constantinople from the sea. British troops signalling. Turk demonstrators. Fire in Armenian sector. Burning town of Smyrna. Refugees in boats. Town blazing at night. Smoulder by day. Burning villages. Refugees. Refugees leaving boats. The gutted town. Distributing food. Crowd fighting for food. Refugees. Mustapha Kemel Pasha.

    Constantinople - Istanbul.

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    Old negatives
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
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    01:06:34:00 / 01:18:35:00
    ON 261 A

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