• Short Summary

    Navy advances on North Africa, fleet at sea, soldier writes on ammunition shell, aeroplane takes off from aircraft carrier, night time attack on Tripoli

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Tripoli Bombarded by the Navy

    LIBYA: Tripoli:
    EXT

    AEROPLANES R.A.F. AND NAVAL PLANES. Planes take off H.M.S. Formidable on way to bombard Tripoli


    CLOUDS sunset shots over sea and ship


    FORMIDABLE. AIRCRAFT CARRIER. Planes take off on way to bombard Tripoli


    NAVAL (British). "The Battle of Cape Matapan including survivors." Bombard Tripoli at night..fighters take off "Formidable"..good sunset shots..parachute flares


    TRIPOLI N. AFRICA (LIBYA) Bombarded by navy at night.


    VEREY LIGHTS. Parachute flares over Tripoli naval bombardment


    Libya; Navy - Active

    ships, ship, Admiral Sir Andrew Cunningham, Africa, North Africa, sea, ocean, naval fleet, naval action, Allies, Allied Forces, shells, ammunition, soldier, sailor, sailors, soldiers, airplane, plane, planes, sunset, aircraft, explosions, bombing, bombs, night attack, World War Two, World War II, WW II, Second World War, war
    Background: Navy advances on North Africa, fleet at sea, soldier writes on ammunition shell, aeroplane takes off from aircraft carrier, night time attack on Tripoli

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1UQRT3HP11FOXIIXFX6U8OWT6
    Media URN:
    VLVA1UQRT3HP11FOXIIXFX6U8OWT6
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/05/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment