• Short Summary

    Scenes showing Italians surrendering, their transportation to somewhere in Africa and of Belgian Colonial Troops.

  • Description

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    Line of native troops with rifles and bayonets pan to officers inspecting / British officers towards / Officers stop, and salute / Italian officer walking and saluting flag / Italian and British officers towards past troops / Line of Italians

    Man carrying Italian flag past officers / Line of troops / Soldier holding flag with 2 Colonial troops, one on each side of him / Line of Italians ? marching / Colonial troops towards with band in front and rifles over shoulders / Colonial troops entering town

    Italian soldier with whiskers / More Italian soldiers / Italian officer leading man/ More Italians / Men standing about by lorries / Colonial troops / Troops marching carrying luggage and putting luggage on ground / GVs luggage, Rifles and Fields guns / Colonial troops filling box of ammunition / Natives with piles of cartridges

    GVs Machine guns / Lorries and men standing round them / Men walking round lorries with luggage / Men standing by lorries/ Men on lorry / GV men walking across country / Men sitting by water / Men across on raft / Raft with lorry on it, lorry into water and lorry being pulled across river / Tractor / Lorry onto bank of river / Lorry through river / Lorry stuck in mud and men pushing lorry / Italians and Native troops, one with studs in face.
    Background: Scenes showing Italians surrendering, their transportation to somewhere in Africa and of Belgian Colonial Troops.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABCCPJ9CH7MUYHG1USRQXI8UUA
    Media URN:
    VLVABCCPJ9CH7MUYHG1USRQXI8UUA
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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