The Sherman Grinberg Film Library: Israel & Palestine Footage

Paramount Newsreel, 28 February, 1947: Illegal Immigrant Ship Chaim Arlozorov Carrying Jewish Refugees Arrives at Haifa Port

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Directed by: Unknown
Production Company:Paramount
Language: Silent
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The illegal immigrant ship Chaim Arlozorov approaches Bat Galim beach in Haifa and is identified by British soldiers, who are stationed on the beach in preparation of the ships approach to the port. The ship later hit a shoal, and its passengers were carried out of the ship by British Army soldiers. The illegal immigrants were later deported on British ships to detention camps in Cyprus.

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