Tank Recovery Unit - 1942 1942

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    Northern Africa.

    Various shots of a desert tank recovery unit at work. The men head out on a long transporter across the desert under fire to recover damaged tanks and take them back on their transporter to camp.

    Several good shots of enemy plane burning in the desert after being shot down.

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    British Pathé
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    Mute
    Media URN:
    60497
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1693.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:42:00 / 01:37:20:00
    Canister:
    UN 309 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 309 A
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  • "The men head out on a long transporter" - it's a Scammell Pioneer tank transporter.

    jamied 5th Sep 2013

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