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    Tanks, planes and transport abandoned by fleeing enemy are vivid evidence of triumph over General Rommel.

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Panzer Wreckage Marks Nazi Rout

    Western Desert, Africa: GV pan transports moving forward over desert. SBV transports moving forward over desert. Pan shot of bombers flying. LV guns firing. LV explosion. SV guns firing. GV tanks moving forward. SV tank past wrecked Nazi plane. GV pan wrecked enemy lorries. CU pan wrecked enemy lorries. LV Bren carrier past wreckage. Shot of German bomber in air. pan f bombs exploding. GV abandoned enemy transports. SV pan German gun and tractor. CU damaged German helmet. GV captured German airfield pan to armoured cars. GV German bombs on ground. CU German bombs on ground. LV big bombs in cases. GV Italian prisoners repairing roads. SV Italian prisoners repairing roads.

    Western Desert, Libya, Africa: CU Italian prisoners repairing roads. LV pan flooded desert and tents. CU pan down soldiers retrieving gear from flooded tent. LV showing water around tent. CU soldiers handing out equipment out of water. CU putting arm in water searching for equipment. SV soldier in another dug-out handing out instrument. SV soldier in another dug-out handing out tins of food. GV transports on road approaching Derna. SV pan lorry past. CU sign "Derna."GV town of Derna. LV British lorries entering town. CU children waving as lorry passes. SBV transports along street. Travel shot of natives on kerb. SV natives around armoured car and drivers drinking tea. LV Italian hospital in Derna. LV pan of British wounded in hospital. SV pan of British wounded in hospital. GV pan of wrecked Nazi tanks. CU wrecked German tank. GV pan showing dead Germans on roadside. CU dead German. SV wrecked German field guns. SV pan wrecked field guns. GV pan showing wrecked Nazi planes on aerodrome in Derna. SV wrecked Italian plane. CU showing Azis sign on wing of plane. SV pan along of Swastika on plane to wreckage. LV wrecked Messerschmitt. GV wrecked German bomber. LV wrecked plans. SV wrecked German troop-carrier. GV showing wreckage and planes. CU wrecked plane. GV wreckage and planes. GV pan of prisoners being lined up. SV tired prisoners. CU tired prisoner. SV prisoners getting food. LV pan mass of prisoners. GV lines of prisoners on the move.

    CU two, prisoner types smiling. CU prisoner drinking and winks at camera.

    World War II; Second World War
    Background: Tanks, planes and transport abandoned by fleeing enemy are vivid evidence of triumph over General Rommel.

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    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
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