• Short Summary

    British, Indian, and Australian troops battling German and Italian troops in the desert for control of Libya

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: British Probe German Defences in Libya

    LIBYA: Sollum area:
    EXT

    AUSTRALIA...MILITARY. Aussies arrive in Libya from Crete


    GUNS. Tanks advance firing broadsides..anti-tank guns captured in desert, around Sollum area.


    INDIA. Indian troops & transport on move in Sollum area


    PRISONERS OF WAR. German & Italian prisoners captured in desert, around Sollum area


    TANKS. Advance around Sollum area..firing broadsides


    Military - Active

    World War II, World War 2, WWII, Second World War, war, Allies, battle, England, Australia, India, Germany, Italy, Allied, British Army, Indian Army, Wehrmacht, Nazi German Army, Italian Royal Army, lorry, Tommy, Australia, Australian, soldier, soldiers, troops, troop, brigadier, general, signal, Royal Corps of Signals, communication, communications, tank, armour, armoured, Crusader tank, Mk VI Crusader (A15), driver, emplacement, machine gun, guns, gunfire, broadside, lorry, lorries, cannon, anti-tank, artillery, fighter plane, airplane, aircraft, German armoured car, prisoner, prisoners of war, POW, POWs
    Background: British, Indian, and Australian troops battling German and Italian troops in the desert for control of Libya

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACKD892RSRTTMUQGRSDS3BXPKU
    Media URN:
    VLVACKD892RSRTTMUQGRSDS3BXPKU
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/07/1941
    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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