• Short Summary

    First pictures of British navy shelling Italian base at Bardia in Libya and large numbers of prisoners pour into Egypt.

  • Description

    Bardia Libya, Africa: GV Fleet at sea...LIBRARY NO. 10361

    LV Fleet at sea...LIBRARY NO. 10361

    LV Fleet at sea...LIBRARY NO. 10361

    CUSV Commander looking through glasses. GV Sun seen over coast of Bardia. LV Destroyer and spray in front...LIBRARY NO. 10361

    SV side Destroyer with 'D. 31' on side. CU sailor signaling with lamp. LV flat-bottomed ship ? at sea. SCU Angle shot: 2 sailors run on to range finder. CU sailor working rangefinder. LV 2 (16'?) guns preparing for action. SSV guns preparing for action. GVB showing 2 guns firing at coast of Bardia. GV Showing burst on coast. GV Gun firing at coast. LV bursts. on coast. SV gun firing. LV Burst on coast. Night firing scenes. CU day shot: Naval officer checking bearing. GV Guns firing at coast. LV Bursts on coast. SV 2 guns fire.LV burst on coast. SV sailor at blackboard chalking up score with fingers in ears and makes a face after an explosion and then chalks up another point. GV guns fire at coast. LV burst on coast. SV sailor chalking up and crosses out 'Bardia' on blackboard. GV Pan prisoners in desert camp. SV Prisoners in line in desert. SV Prisoners in desert. SV Prisoners feeding in camp. SV Prisoners feeding in camp. CU Prisoners feeding.



    Egypt: TV Prisoners arriving in trucks at quayside. STV Prisoners in truck at quayside. STV Prisoner in truck at quayside. LV trucks on quayside, 2 foreign sentries in f-g. SV Prisoners getting out of truck. SCU Prisoners getting out of truck. SV Prisoners marching from trucks. CU prisoner types. SCU prisoner types. LBV Prisoners up gang-way of ship. STV Prisoners up gangway and on to ship. TV Prisoner up gangway. CU Prisoners on to deck of ship. LBV Prisoners on to ship.



    Navy - Active; Prisoners of War; Italy; Libya; Military - Active
    Background: First pictures of British navy shelling Italian base at Bardia in Libya and large numbers of prisoners pour into Egypt.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9BZKE2PIR6VXM7OH4ZSH400LR
    Media URN:
    VLVA9BZKE2PIR6VXM7OH4ZSH400LR
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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    AT SEA/ EGYPT:  LIBYA: NAVY SHELL BARDIA FIRST PICTURES Co-operating with Wavell's army, Fleet pounds Italian base. Huge numbers of prisoners pours into Egypt.

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