• Short Summary

    Medjez El Bab and Tunis, North Africa: 1st Army Prepare Forward Positions Preparatory to Attack.
    Algiers,?

  • Description

    NORTH AFRICA: Algiers:

    GOOD SCENES:
    View of Algiers and damaged buildings.
    High Angle shot of debris in street TILT UP bomb hole in roof of building.
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    Shot thru window of bomb damage, SV U.S. soldier picking up wrecked bicycle. TV pan bombed dwellings. SV Arabs helping to clear away. Pan wrecked dwellings. CU pan Arabs helping. LV bombed buildings. TV pan bombed Red X train. CU "Red Cross" on top of train. Int. shot of wrecked

    ORIG. BLUE

    GOOD SCENES:

    View of Algiers and damaged buildings.
    TS Debris in street TILT UP to bomb damage on roof of building.
    Damaged rooftops of buildings (seen through window of bomb damaged building)
    U.S. soldier picking up wrecked bicycle from amongst debris in street
    TGV Bombed dwellings PAN

    Local Arabs helping to clear away rubble
    Wrecked homes / dwellings PAN
    CU Arabs helping PAN
    LV bombed building.
    High Angle shot of bombed Red Cross train PAN
    CU Red Cross markings on top of train.

    INT
    Interior shot of wrecked coach and rescue workers inside

    CENSORED SCENES

    Large artillery gun firing on open ground
    Men preparing gun
    BVs Artillery gun being fired

    Various shots of Artillery gun, covered with tarpaulin and camouflage netting, being hauled out of ditch by troops

    Various shots of fire blazing and troops milling about in f/g

    Military - Active; Military - Ceremonial; Rites of Passage / Sultan Mohammad V of Morocco (Sidi Mohammed ben Youssef) (1927-61) / Food, Drink and Cooking / Airforce - Active / Exiles / Personalities - Relatives / Admiral Jean Francois Darlan (1881-1942) / Indigenous People / Ceremonies - Royal / Ceremonies - Funerary / Ceremonies - Decorations / Occupied Countries / Americans / World War II / WWII / First Army / Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower October 14, 1890 ???????? March 28, 1969)
    Background: Medjez El Bab and Tunis, North Africa: 1st Army Prepare Forward Positions Preparatory to Attack.
    Algiers, North Africa: Admiral Darlan Buried In State.
    Hamadna, North Africa: Rationing Scheme Ensures Food For Arabs.
    Casablanca Morocco, North Africa: U.S. Pilots Teach French To Fly American Planes.
    N. Africa: Col. E. Roosevelt Decorated.
    Rabat, Morocco, North Africa: Sultan of Morocco Receives Chieftains' Homage.
    Port Lyautey, Morocco, North Africa: First Allied Review Takes Place At Fort Lyautey.
    Bomb damage in Algiers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2FGOW9HNZTYHHI9MCSGSL5NRL
    Media URN:
    VLVA2FGOW9HNZTYHHI9MCSGSL5NRL
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/01/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    NORTH AFRICA: Various:  Allies in Tunis prepare attack / rationing scheme / Col Roosevelt decorated / Sultan of Morocco receives homage / allied review in Lyautey / bomb damage in Algiers

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