• Short Summary

    British troops clear mine fields in Egypt

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: General Montgomery Takes Over

    EGYPT: El Alamein:
    EXT

    AMERICA MILITARY. U.S. Army Air Corps in M.East & U.S.coloured troops


    FREYBERG. Maj Gen.B.C. V.C. G.O.C. N.Z.E.F W.Gen. Montgomery in W.Desert


    MILITARY BRITISH. R.E's mine lifting in El Alamein area..sweeping, detecting,..also detecting w. bayonets by poking ground....smoke screen to hid from enemy..I casualty.


    MINES, MINESWEEPERS & MINELAYING. Lifting mines in Desert


    MONTGOMERY LT. GEN. Commands 8th Army W.Desert..w.Freyberg


    MONTGOMERY LT. GEN. Montgomery wear Aussie hat w. N.Z.Badge


    Personalities - Armed Forces

    World War II, WWII, Second World War, war, World War Two, Axis, artillery, mine field, minesweepers, 8th Army, combat engineers, anti-personnel mine, anti-tank mine, Allies
    Background: British troops clear mine fields in Egypt

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8XYOSHCJT08BHVTCWFW4KTBR9
    Media URN:
    VLVA8XYOSHCJT08BHVTCWFW4KTBR9
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/09/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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