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Falklands war - use of merchant ships

Title
Falklands war - use of merchant ships
Genre
Interview
TX Date
27 Jun 1982
Year of production
1982
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Duration
00:04:33
Description
Interview with Stan Holness, Department of Trade’s Shipping and Policy Division, about the use of UK civilian and merchant ships including SS Canberra, as troop carriers in the Falklands war between Britain and Argentina. Male interviewer not identified (poss. Paul Maurice).
Contributors
Paul Maurice?; Stan Holness
Keywords
Great Britain; Civil service; Falklands War (1982); Argentina; Falkland Islands; Ships; Wars (events); Merchant shipping; Department of Trade; SS Canberra

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