8th Army, RAF and Royal Navy take Libyan city
SLATE INFORMATION: The MIddle East Front
BENGHAZI. Aerial views..bomb damage..rating climbs flagstaff hoists White Ensign..tanks roll into town..soldier controls traffic..pony & cart full of troops..kids & native give "V" sign..photo Churchill.. Montgomery at Benghazi Cathedral, takes meal in car..cameramen (1 with wounded head) arrive by car.. Views of concert in desert
Military - Active; Air Raids and War Damage
MONTGOMERY, Field Marshal Bernard Law, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (1887-1976) "Monty"
horse drawn carriage, sunken ships, harbour, bomb damage, tanks, Mediterranian fleet, landing ships, tank landing craft, supplies, logistics, beach, bucket brigade, diving, torpedo boats, corvettes, patrol boats, cathedral, jeep, casualties, WWII, World War Two, World War II, Second World War, War, Allied, Allies
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