• Short Summary

    Libyan towns are taken by British troops, prisoners released

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Eigth Army Advance in Libya

    LIBYA: Various:
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    BENGHAZI. Tanks roll into Benghazi..evidence of bombing by R.A.F..column of smoke from burning building

    COOKING & COOKING UTENSILS ETC. Tommies cook meal in open air W. Desert

    FLAGS Hoisting Union Jack made from 'kerchief when 8th army take Derna..Red Ensign on ship in Tobruk harbour

    MILITARY BRITISH. Nuns w.wounded soldiers..damaged planes Derna 'drome.. official taking of town, hoisting flag made of 'kerchief.. troops tidy building..cook eggs in open..tanks enter BENGHAZI..natives w. soldiers

    NATIVES Talk to British tommies when 8th army advance from TOBRUK TO BENGHAZI

    SHIPPING (Allied ships in TOBRUK HARBOUR when 8th Army advance (unloading supplies)

    TANKS. Tanks & lorries enter Martuba & BENGHAZI when 8th Army advance

    TOBRUK. Shots of Harbour when 8th Army advance..ships..unloading supplies.

    POWs, sweeping up, street cooking, air raids, smoking ruins, arch bridge, armoured cars, WWII, World War Two, World War II, Second World War, War, Allied, Allies

    Background: Libyan towns are taken by British troops, prisoners released

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABMY163TL2K9PVUOJI7JGWKF6N
    Media URN:
    VLVABMY163TL2K9PVUOJI7JGWKF6N
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/12/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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