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    LIBYA: NAZI ARMS ROUTED
    Latest pictures from Middle East show Mediterranean battle-fleet patrolling enemy supply line, while land forces launched attack which routed enemy.

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    SLATE - LIBYA: NAZI ARMS ROUTED

    ***SHOTLIST INTENDED AS A GUIDE ONLY***

    MEDITERRANEAN SEA:
    GV. From ship of fleet in Mediterranean. SV. Three battleships. Nearer shot of battleships. V. 3 destroyers. CU. Wave over bow of ship in rough sea. SV. Destroyer in rough sea. GV. Fleet at sunset.

    CAIRO, EGYPT:
    GV. German prisoners marching out of station at Cairo. LV. Prisoners leaving station. TV. Prisoners marching through the street. STV. Past crowd looking on. SV. Prisoners through street. STV. Pan prisoners through street. BV. Prisoners through street-Egyptian building in background. CU. Prisoners past camera.

    WESTERN DESERT, CAIRO, AFRICA:
    GV. Enemy fort in desert - 2 Indian soldiers in foreground. SV. Indians in trench ducking. LV. & 2 SV's Bren gun carriers moving forward. LV. Bren carriers through enemy bared wire. Pan Bren carrier through barbed wire. GV. Indian infantry moving forward across enemy barbed wire. LV. Showing 4 Italian prisoners trying to escape. Pan Indians advancing and throwing grenades Pan up litter to captured enemy trenches. SV. Soldier looking at captured rifles. SV. Officer looking at captured gun. CU. Pan boxes of ammunition. CU. Box of grenades. CU. Hand grenades and bottles of petrol... SV. Field gun. CU. showing same gun with recoil cylinders. SV. A.A. gun. CU. Pan down A.A. gun. LV. Pan showing assortment of rifles and machine guns etc. CU. Small field gun. Pan up various machine guns. SV Soldier looking at machine gun. LV. Litter around trenches. CU. Photo of Hitler held by officer. GV. Pan showing planes on drome - Whitley Bombers. SV. 3 Pilots looking at map sitting on ground. CU. Pilots looking at map in sand. SV. Pan bombs ready to be loaded into planes 4 men fixing tails on to them. CU. Four men load bomb into plane, one rests it on his back while other three lift. Shot from top of plane, pilots and crew donning kit. CU. Gunner climbing onto plane with belt of bullets slung over shoulder. SV. Crew on plane donning helmets. SV. Pilot donning parachute. GV. pan Blenheims ready to take off. CU. Plane taxi-ing off - Long nose Blenheim mark IV. Shot over camera plane taking off. Another shot of plane taking off over camera. CU. Pilot in plane. GV. Planes under way in air. Air shot pan of planes in air. Air shot of enemy transport in desert. CU. Bombs drooping from plane. Air shot of bombs exploding. Shot through pilot's window of planes in air. CU. Observer or in plane looking to see where bombs burst. Air shot of bombs exploding. Shot of planes in air homeward bound. CU. Long nosed Blenheim in air. Air shot of planes.

    Navy - Active; Military - Active
    Background: LIBYA: NAZI ARMS ROUTED
    Latest pictures from Middle East show Mediterranean battle-fleet patrolling enemy supply line, while land forces launched attack which routed enemy.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5JSJUU1O2JO22PY9W0850L5DD
    Media URN:
    VLVA5JSJUU1O2JO22PY9W0850L5DD
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/12/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:05:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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