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ID numberF01240
Collection typeFilm
TitleDuke of Gloucester's visit to AIF
Measurement3 min 40 sec
DownloadDownload video 16.14 MB
Object typeActuality footage
MakerHurley, James Francis (Frank)
Place madeFrench Mandate for Syria and Lebanon: Lebanon, Beirut Tripoli Area, Tripoli
Date made19 May 1942
DescriptionOne of the most impressive ceremonial parades witnessed in the Middle East took place during the recent visit of His Royal Highness the Duke of Gloucester to the AIF troops somewhere in Syria. His Royal Highness, attended by Sir Harold H Maitland Wilson GOC Eastern Command and staff, are being escorted to the saluting base by Lieutenant General Sir Leslie Morshead, Commanding AIF in Middle East.

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