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Illegal Ship

Film | Accession Number: 1991.261.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0526 | Film ID: 234
Image

Night-time shots of refugees with large packs boarding rubber boats. Crowded onto deck, rushing into hold and covering selves with tarpaulin when British airplane flies overhead. Airplane is an RAF : Lancaster. British warship (destroyer) sited, Brits jump from their decks to refugee ship. English and Hebrew sign "Haganah Ship Unafraid" and "Jewish" flag raised.

Genre
Newsreel
Duration
00:01:57
Event Date
1948 February
Locale
Haifa, Palestine
Language
English
Genre/Form
Newsreels.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Fox Movietonews
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Record last modified: 2018-04-26 13:44:20
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