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  • Short Summary

    La Guardia Airport: UN Police volunteers depart New York for Palestine

  • Description

    La Guardia Airport, New York, United States of America

    UNITED NATIONS POLICE.

    The UN sends out its first police force to guard the truce in Palestine: M.S. Elevated shot of 49 American volunteers about to board plane to fly to Palestine. M.S. volunteers prior to embarking. M.S. volunteers in line, each has khaki uniform and arm band marked "United nations". S.C.U. Police volunteers with secretary general of UNO Trygve Lie (2 shots). M.S. Volunteers waving from aeroplane gangplank. M.S. Low angle volunteers entering plane. M.S. La Guardia airfield's control tower, with waving well wishers. L.M.S. Constellation aircraft of Sabena airlines taking off.

    Mute B/W.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2449.19
    Media URN:
    67106
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:37:00 / 01:37:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 1961 H

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