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Title:LEASE AND LEND (CANADIAN AID) [Allocated Title]
Film Number:AYY 234/3
Other titles:BRITISH ARMY OPERATIONS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Canadian Lease Lend supplies of lorry parts being unloaded by Egyptian dock workers by the Suez Canal.
Description: Crates being lifted by cranes. Tyres being moved by crane. Dock workers opening the crates. Workers opening crate with a hammer. Various shots of cranes lifting goods. Workers using a crowbar to open crates. Further shots of goods being moved by crane. Tracking shot of the assembly yard. A line of lorry chassis. Chassis being assembled. A line of assembled lorries. Lorries being towed from the shed. Officers inspecting lorries. A lorry at the maintenance depot. A lorry being filled with petrol. British officers supervising Egyptian workers. Close up of tyres being attached. Crates are brought ashore from a ship. The words 'Ford. Made in Canada' on a crate. Crates being lowered onto barges. Crate being lowered onto a railway truck. A convoy of lorries passing.