• Short Summary

    Iraq Levies, assembled from native men, serve to protect RAF Station in Iraq.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Baghdad - WITH THE R.A.F. IN THE NEAR EAST - Exclusive pictures by our cameraman now travelling in the East.

    Baghdad, Iraq.

    Various shots of the Iraq Levies being inspected on parade ground. Iraq Levies are composed of Arabic, Assyrians and Kurds for the protection of the Royal Air Force (RAF, R.A.F.) Station in Iraq. Close up shot of the Colonel C. R. Barke, Commanding Officer taking the salute. Several shots of the march past.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    781.04
    Media URN:
    8620
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:04:00 / 01:04:37:00
    Canister:
    34/27

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