• Short Summary

    MISSING SLATE INFORMATION: MIDDLE EAST: Latest pictures from Middle East show drinking water carried by sea, Nazi planes captured intact, and General Montgomery visiting Benghazi.

  • Description

    SV group of native kids doing "V" sign. CU two native kids doing "V" sign. LV Ensign flying from mast. GTV pan Benghazi town. showing damaged buildings. STV enemy lorry overturned in bomb hole and car passes in f-d pan up to wrecked buildings. CU travel shot past wrecked building. LV pan wrecked building. LV pan troops with lorries pan to drawing of Bulldog with Churchill's Expression, with cigar SLIP PAN to SV Montgomery and Naval officer looking round Benghazi. CU Montgomery and Military officer. SCU Montgomery posing by car, and smiling.

    LIBYA: SV pan up airman hoisting up RAF ensign on mast and good shot at end of pan of flag flying from mast. VERY GOOD FULL CU of RAF Ensign flying from mast.

    Mersamatruh, Africa: Three Good GAV's of harbour and town of Mersa Matruh.

    LIBYA: Tobruk: Good GAV town & harbour of Tobruk.

    Military - Active; Ships and Boats; Food, Drink and Cooking; Aviation; Personalities - Armed Forces; Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein (1887-1976), Libya
    Background: MISSING SLATE INFORMATION: MIDDLE EAST: Latest pictures from Middle East show drinking water carried by sea, Nazi planes captured intact, and General Montgomery visiting Benghazi.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAABJT09CXE6GERU57LACQPTVPO
    Media URN:
    VLVAABJT09CXE6GERU57LACQPTVPO
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/12/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    MIDDLE EAST: Military ships carrying drinking water; Nazi planes painted over; General Montgomery visits Benghazi

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