• Short Summary

    Troops collecting sea water and taking it to a water distillation plant in the Western Desert during the Second World War.

    (World War 2 / WW2)

    Restrictions on certain uses may apply, and may vary from those listed.

  • Description

    Exact date unknown
    WESTERN DESERT:
    EXT
    Various of soldiers collecting sea water in containers and loading them in truck
    Various of men working at water distilling plant (water distillation plant)
    Water running from tube
    Soldier drinking from cup
    Man standing next to table
    Foot tapping on ground
    Man fishing on rocks
    Men carrying nets (?) and containers
    Men letting out nets and containers into sea
    Man lying on rocks with rope tied around his toe being tugged
    Man diving in water
    Fishermen on rocks
    Man opening tin of canned meat
    Background: Troops collecting sea water and taking it to a water distillation plant in the Western Desert during the Second World War.

    (World War 2 / WW2)

    Restrictions on certain uses may apply, and may vary from those listed. British Paramount stories dated before 1952 without a Tape or Can number will not be readily available.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAYST6JD9RWOBS0MD9HC5Z8WH2
    Media URN:
    VLVAYST6JD9RWOBS0MD9HC5Z8WH2
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/07/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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