• Short Summary

    Allied Forces defend Tobruk against an attack by Nazi bombers in 1941

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Tobruk Sends Out First Patrols

    AFRICA: Libya: Tobruk:
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    AEROPLANES GERMAN. Plane show down in desert in Tobruk area.. burns out on sand..also scoring direct hit on old truck before being shot down..attacked by A.A. etc.


    ANTI-AIRCRAFT Bring down german plane in Tobruk area


    MILITARY BRITISH. Tank attack supported by artillery defending Tobruk..sending out advance scout patrol..A.A. answers enemy air attack..brings down german plane..burns out on the sand

    TANKS. Tank attack supported by artillery defending Tobruk


    TOBRUK. Advance patrol sent out from Tobruk garrison..Germans score hit on derelict truck..A.A. in action bring down enemy plane..burns in sand.


    Libya; Military - Active

    World War II, World War Two, WWII, war, Allies, Second World War, war, fighting, bomb, bombs, bomber, bombing, bombings, gunfire, Nazis, Axis, Westert Desert Campaign, RAF, Royal Air Force, infantry, troops, soldiers, soldier, gun, guns, ack-ack
    Background: Allied Forces defend Tobruk against an attack by Nazi bombers in 1941

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAASVMVSNN2ZOX63C2TR90WI790
    Media URN:
    VLVAASVMVSNN2ZOX63C2TR90WI790
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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