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  • Short Summary

    Union Jack struck at Cairo's Citadel for the last time - handed over to the Egyptian army.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Cuts from newsreel 46/55.

    Union Jack struck at Cairo's Citadel for the last time, as it is handed over to the Egyptian army.

    General Allfrey, GOC Egypt, talks with Fehrik Atillah Pasha, Egyptian Army Chief of Staff. Angle shot through archway of Allfrey and Pasha in an open car.

    Troops of a Scottish regiment present arms as the Union Jack is slowly lowered down flagpole.

    Scottish troops march into or out of the courtyard of the Citadel. Egyptian troops march into the courtyard. Scottish troops headed by their own band march away from the Citadel.

    Views of the Citadel, with the City of Cairo in the background.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2321.17
    Media URN:
    74720
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1946
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:06:00 / 01:41:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 1520 B

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