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    WESTERN DESERT: GV soldiers teaching Arabs to play darts. LV and SV Arabs watching. CU soldier stripped to the waist and wearing tin hat showing Arab how to hold dart pan to dart board. CU soldier stripped to the waist and wearing tin hat helping Arab to throw dart. SV soldier stripped to the waist adn wearing tin hat helping Arab to throw dart. LV soldier throws dart. CU Arabs discussing game with old types of Arabs. GV scrub land of proposed aerodrome. LV line of native clearing scrub. SV native troops clearing scrub. CU spade hacking scrub.SV native troops hacking scrub. CU hacking scrub. SV natives burning scrub. GV tractor levelling aerodrome. SV men standing on scraper. SV men standing on scraper. CU airmen putting on helmets. SV engine of Hurricane, starting up. GV pan pilots run to Hurricanes. SV pilot in cockipt of Hurricane. CU closing cockpit cover. Travel shot of Hurricanes taxiing. LAV Hurricanes in air. SV plane over camera. SAV plane over camera. GAV planes in air. SAV planes peel off. LAV planes come up past camera.



    Military - R&R; Indigenous People; Civil Engineering; Airforce - Active




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    Film ID:
    VLVA5AFELUMW1IBH2XD9ZMDY4OIP7
    Media URN:
    VLVA5AFELUMW1IBH2XD9ZMDY4OIP7
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/08/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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