• Short Summary

    Various shots of US marines and their equipment being loaded on ships returning to the Sixth Fleet as America withdraws from the Lebanon.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    American newsreel item: Title reads: "Marines Begin Lebanon Exodus"

    Lebanon

    Various shots of heavy equipment being assembled and loaded onto navy vessel returning to the Sixth Fleet. Various shots of armed US / United States marines from the Second Battalion Second Division boarding ship as they begin the American withdrawal from Lebanon.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 18/08/1958. American commentary. Commentary states that this takes place hours before the UN General Assembly convenes to debate the Middle East situation.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2904.13
    Media URN:
    83884
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:16:00 / 01:39:08:00
    Canister:
    UN 3126 D

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