• Short Summary

    The Anglo American combined operations landing in Algeria and Morocco end in victory and liberation

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    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: The World At War: North Africa: The Anglo-American Combined Operations Landing in Algeria and Morocco

    EUROPE: Various:
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    AEROPLANES. German. Heinkell 111 complete at Maison Blanche, N. Africa


    AFRICA Allied landing ALGIERS & MOROCCO..A.C.L'S land men & equipment at Surcouf Beach..CASABLANCA landing & mopping up..wreckage..Gulf of Arzia landing..street fighting snipers captured..dockside scenes ALGIERS..troops drive thro' town..Italian Armistice Commission..German Armistice Commission.


    ALGIERS Pan shot harbour..allied forces land..dock scenes.. & scenes in town


    AMERICAN MILITARY. Land in ALGERIA & MOROCCO..CASABLANCA landing & mopping..street fighting Gulf of Arzia..snipers captured..troops land at Algiers drive thro' town. Gens.Clark & Eisenhower..Gen Patton


    ARMISTICE German armistice commission captured in N. Africa. Italian armistice commission turned out of hotel Algiers


    ASSAULT LANDING CRAFT..or Invasion barges Land allied troops & equipment on N. African beaches


    CHURCHES naval service aboard before TUNISIAN Operation U.S. Thanksgiving at Boston, Lines..Canon


    CLARKE; General (U.S. Army). W. Gen. Eisenhower in North Africa


    CUNNINGHAM, ADMIRAL, Sir Andrew. (C-in-C) In North Africa w.Gen. Nogues


    EISENHOWER General. (Commands European Theatre for U.S. Forces). W. Gen. Clarke in N. Africa


    FLAGS YANK lands N.Africa w stars and stripes..W.T.F. flag


    FRANCE, Military. Old French tanks at Maison Blanceh N. Africa.


    GUNS. Naval gunfire night time & tracers


    ITALY - Military. Italian Armistice Commission N. Africa turned out of hotel in Algiers


    MICHELIER, Admiral. W. U.S. General Patten in North Africa


    MILITARY BRITISH. w American troops land in N. Africa..mainly U.S.


    NAVAL. Day & night gunfire & tracers..service aboard escort giant convoy to N.Africa..A.C.Ls land


    NOGUES, General W. Admiral Cunningham in North Africa


    PATTON, General. W. Admiral Micheler in North Africa


    RIOTS. Street fighting on Gulf of Arzia N.Africa & snipers captured


    SHIPPING TUNISIAN landings (Allied)


    STREET FIGHTING. On Gulf of Arzia N.Africa


    SUBMARINES. L.S. sub. coming tower


    SURVIVORS. U.S. survivors from Tunisian landing


    TANKS. Old French Tank at Maison Blanche, N. Africa


    TROOPSHIP Leave for TUNISIA..at sea..& ALGIERS HARBOUR


    Military - Active

    Allies, Axis, World War Two, World War II, WWII, Second World War, War, offensive action, 850 ships, secret, R A F, Royal Air Force, dive bombers, liberation, snippers, soldiers, marines, airmen
    Background: The Anglo American combined operations landing in Algeria and Morocco end in victory and liberation

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE1ZL32WEG1O2LB9SO1XOVPPRS
    Media URN:
    VLVAE1ZL32WEG1O2LB9SO1XOVPPRS
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/11/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:15:37:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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