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Jewish soldiers in Palestine perform military exercises

Film | Accession Number: 2009.357.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4901 | Film ID: 2889

Palestinian troops wearing helmets and carrying bayonets rush up a hill through an arch in a stone structure (IWM identifies it as an old city castle). LS of troops aiming their rifles from the top of the stone wall. Two soldiers stand sentry beside a Star of David flag atop the stone wall (battlement?). Jewish soldiers, smiling, talking, smoking, one gives the camera a thumbs up. A soldier operates a field phone with a board of international codes hanging on the wall. Soldiers perform various military exercises. Captured German soldiers under guard of the Palestinian troops cross a desert field. Prisoners seated in the back of a truck.

Genre
Unedited
Duration
00:03:25
Event Date
1943
Locale
Israel
Palestine
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Imperial War Museums
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