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    MISSING SLATE INFORMATION: MIDDLE EAST: Latest pictures from Middle East show drinking water carried by sea, Nazi planes captured intact, and General Montgomery visiting Benghazi.

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    LIBYA:

    GV and LV three tank carrying craft at sea. SV showing bridge of carrier. LV Int. shot on carrier showing water drums and man laying on them. CU water drums. LV two carriers at sea. CU bow of carrier thru water. GV from carrier approaching port. (Derna ?) LV from carrier approaching port. CU dropping anchor. LV water drums being rolled off carrier into sea by troops. SCU troops pushing water drum ashore. GV pan troops unloading water cans from two carriers. LV troops unloading water cans, SV troops carrying water cans. Sv troops putting water cans and soldier walking away with cans. SV troops putting water cans on lorries.

    GAV undamaged German planes on German 'drome in desert. LAV undamaged German planes on German planes on German 'drome in desert. LV armoured car past wrecked German planes on 'drome. CU officer in armoured car past abandoned plane. SV wrecked German plane, armoured car passing. SCU and CU abandoned whistling bombs. LV walk airmen with board and put it aside of Stuka "UNDER ENTIRELY NEW MANAGEMENT" painting RAF airmen markings on it. SV board and men handing petrol for Stuka. SV mechanics working on Henschel 126 and painting on RAF markings. SV airman painting out Swastika. CU painting out Swastika. LV men painting two M.E.109's CU man painting nose of M.E.109. CU painting out Cross on side of M.E. LV pilot riding up to Stuka in German peoples' car and gets out by Stuka, now with RAF markings. SCU pilot climbing into cockpit of Stuka. SCU two mechanics starting up engine. SCU prop. starts up. LV towards Stuka taking off and over camera. Semi side view pan M.E.109 taxiing off. GV pan M.E. takes off to BV showing RAF markings.

    Tripoli, Africa: AV bombs bursting in Tripoli harbour. AV bombs bursting in Tripoli harbour.

    Benghazi, Africa: GV Benghazi harbour, wrecks in foreground. LV ships smoking and damaged mole. GV pan two ships burning. SV ship burning. LV harbour wall and section of ship wrecked against it. SV pan showing submerged ship. LV ship in two halves. SV ship in two halves. LV pan wreckage of big ship at quayside. GTV Benghazi town. LV British tanks with troops in town towards, Domelike building in b-d. SBV tank with troops entering street, showing undamaged buildings. SBV tank with troops past damaged building. CU tank with troops past damaged building. CU tank with troops past damaged car. GV two Grant tanks with troops towards pan up to Ensign being pulled up on flagpole on building.
    Background: MISSING SLATE INFORMATION: MIDDLE EAST: Latest pictures from Middle East show drinking water carried by sea, Nazi planes captured intact, and General Montgomery visiting Benghazi.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAS45MSSXV39DASPUNEUYMUHCO
    Media URN:
    VLVAS45MSSXV39DASPUNEUYMUHCO
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/12/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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    MIDDLE EAST: Military ships carrying drinking water; Nazi planes painted over; General Montgomery visits Benghazi

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