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    Northern Africa.

    Various shots of Field Marshal Smuts, Prime Minister of South Africa, during his morale boosting trip to South African and Allied troops in desert. He is seen talking to nurses, addressing troops, inspecting the troops, inspecting camps, talking to officers etc. While on tour, he films on small cine camera his own record of the bombed towns.

    Various shots, air to air, of the Hudson carrying Field Marshal Smuts. Good shots of the accompanying Hurricanes.

    Various shots of Field Marshal Smuts watching troops assembling wagons and native men unloading ammunition from boats near sea port.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    60500
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1693.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:06:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:41:00 / 01:51:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 309 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 309 D
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    Travel & Exploration War & Revolution
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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