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  • Description

    Titles read: "PROOF OF THE POUNDING".

    Middle East.

    Good M/Ss of tanks firing in the desert. L/S of smoke on the desert horizon. Various shots of wrecked half tracks, tanks and supply vehicles. These are the remains of a column of the Afrika Korps. The wreckage still burns after taking a pounding from the British tanks and aircraft.

    Various shots of rough graves of dead German soldiers in the desert. Some graves are marked by Nazi crosses, others by primitive crosses. C/U of the German inscription on a gravestone of a 21-year-old soldier.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44335
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1344.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:31:00 / 01:06:13:00
    Canister:
    42/78
    Sort Number:
    42/078
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    90 Afrika Korps
  • Stills

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

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