• Short Summary

    New American howitzer is big success in desert war.

  • Description

    AFRICA: Western Desert:
    Crew removing camouflaged net from howitzer, crew removing netting from another gun and gunners traversing guns / Crew taking off fuse caps from shells, man running with shell to gun and crew loading shell into cradle / Soldier pushing shell into breach of gun, soldier giving order to fire thru mike and soldier receiving order to fire from field wireless / Sergeant giving command 'FIRE'

    Munitions and Armaments; World War II (Second World War)
    Background: New American howitzer is big success in desert war.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9X4IHCD1PB1ZLCSCC1Y9OZHBP
    Media URN:
    VLVA9X4IHCD1PB1ZLCSCC1Y9OZHBP
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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