• Short Summary

    Soldiers relax in Tobruk during a quiet period, a church remains unscathed on the exterior while the interior is destroyed, and female ambulance drivers at the beach

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Tobruk Enjoying a Quiet Spell

    LIBYA: Tobruk:
    EXT

    CHURCHES Church in Tobruk remains unscathed on outside..interior shows rubble..crucifix on wall..priest.. & statue of Virgin Mary


    MILITARY BRITISH. To bruk today..policeman on point duty ..cave w. notice on "TO LET"..shots of.. troops reading, bathing rifle & helmet lean against wall..


    MILITARY BRITISH. Church unscathed, interior shots rubble on floor..crucifix on wall.. ambulance drivers (girls ) w. 8th Army at seashore.


    POLICE On point duty in Tobruk..standing in sentry box


    RIFLES Rifle leaning against wall & helmet in Tobruk


    TOBRUK. Life in Tobruk to-day..policeman on point duty..cave w. notice "TO LET"..shots of Tobruk..troops reading..soldier in bath..Church remains unscathed, interior shots rubble & crucifix on wall..girl ambulance drivers w. 8th army on seashore


    WOMEN. Ambulance drivers w. 8th Army in Tobruk on seashore..in khaki

    peace, garrison, comforts, Tobruq, WWII
    Background: Soldiers relax in Tobruk during a quiet period, a church remains unscathed on the exterior while the interior is destroyed, and female ambulance drivers at the beach

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8SS4LZW38GNP796CJ0DVXA6YM
    Media URN:
    VLVA8SS4LZW38GNP796CJ0DVXA6YM
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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