General Anderson - 1943 1943

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    General Anderson - January 1943.

    Good M/Ss and C/Us of General Anderson on a visit to an advance headquarters at an unknown location.

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    British Pathé
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    Sound:
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    Media URN:
    60654
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1813.09
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:58:00 / 01:18:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 321 F
    Sort Number:
    UN 0321 F
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  • "General Anderson" is Lieutenant-General Kenneth Anderson.

    The man he is seen talking with in the opening seconds is Brigadier C B McNabb.

    "visit to an advance headquarters at an unknown location." - it's a forward divisional headquarters on the Tunisian front.

    Colour photos exist of this very meeting, which can be viewed here.....

    http://www.iwm.org.uk/collection
    s/item/object/205188423

    and here.....

    http://www.iwm.org.uk/collection
    s/item/object/205188425

    jamied 2nd Oct 2012

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