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ID numberF00049
Collection typeFilm
TitleArmoured cars at Aleppo
Measurement8 min 8 sec
DownloadDownload video 47.32 MB
Object type
  • Actuality footage
  • Short film
Place madeSyria: North Syria, Aleppo
Date madeOctober 1918
Descriptor35mm/b&w/silent
AccessOpen
DescriptionThe 1st Australian Light Car Patrol under Captain E H James with armoured cars entering Aleppo (Halep), after Lieutenant MacIntyre, light car patrol had crossed to the Turkish lines to compel the surrender of the garrison. The Hadjaz (Hejaz) regular troops followed and took over guard duties of the town. General views of Aleppo, the clock tower, the railway station and the railway track dividing to Constantinople and Baghdad.

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