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    Titles read: "MORE MEN FOR 8TH ARMY".

    Middle East.

    Various shots of new British soldiers arriving on troopships in the Middle East to build up the 8th Army units. They walk down the gangplank, carrying their kit bags. Nice shots of smiling soldiers giving the 'V for victory' sign. Man with bad teeth mops his brow.

    Commentator says "From the word go they get right down to business" and we see a soldier whispering something in an Arab's ear, then walking into a toilet!

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44168
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1338.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:03:00 / 01:07:37:00
    Canister:
    42/75
    Sort Number:
    42/075
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Peter Gunn
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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