• Short Summary

    The British advance in East Africa is assisted by native tribesmen ready for revolt riding horses and camels and on foot

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: British Advance Into Abyssinia: First Pictures

    AFRICA: Various:
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    The British advance in East Africa is shown on the ground including native tribesmen ready for revolt riding horses and camels and on foot

    ABYSSINIA Sudanese patrols advance in Abyssinia..on camels..and cars..bridge rivers..felling trees

    CAMELS. Troops in Abyssinia on Camels

    MILITARY. BRITISH Troops advance in Abyssinia..on camels..cars..bridge rivers..felling trees.

    Refers to Etheopia using name of the day, Abyssinia

    Ethiopia; Military - Active

    World War II, World War 2, WWII, Second World War, war, British Army, Italian Royal Army, Middle Eastern front, camel, horse, camels, horses, native, natives, Emperor Haile Selassie I, chieftains, runway, construct, runways, construction, river, rivers, patrol, patrols
    Background: The British advance in East Africa is assisted by native tribesmen ready for revolt riding horses and camels and on foot

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3Y6UFF2U3UQUDFQTWIYYJ5YUU
    Media URN:
    VLVA3Y6UFF2U3UQUDFQTWIYYJ5YUU
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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