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  • Description

    Titles read: "NORTH AFRICA CAMPAIGN - FURTHER PICTURES".

    North Africa.

    L/S pan along North African coastline showing the port of Bougie, East of Algiers. Landing craft can be seen in foreground. Various shots of British troops in landing craft, and disembarking onto the quay of the port.

    Ground to air night tracer shells heading skyward. Several good shots of burning British troop and cargo ships that were involved in the battle for the port. M/S pan across a large group of British sailors who have been rescued from the burning ships. Commentator tells us "Men like these don't squeal when they get hurt".

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/12/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44360
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1344.30
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:48:00 / 01:59:44:00
    Canister:
    42/99
    Sort Number:
    42/099
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    bougie, north africa Troop ships Résistances French Resistance
  • Stills

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

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