• Short Summary

    Allied French troops take control of Djibut

  • Description

    REPUBLIC OF DJIBUTI:
    EXT

    AFRICA. French enter Djibuti..see Somaliland card


    DOGS. lone guard of gunbattery when troops enter Djibouti


    FRANCE, Military. French 1st Somali enter Djibuti..m.past Lt Gen Platt.


    FRANCE, Military. M. General Fowkes..Gen le Gentilhomme


    GENTILHOMME, Gen. Le. (Gov. Gen: Madagascar). w Platt and Fowkes when F. French enter Djibouti


    PLATT, General. takes salute w Gentilhomme when F.F.enter Djibouti


    French Somaliland, Free French enter DJIBOUTI..Somalis march past Platt and le Gentilhomme..scenes in Djibuti..deserted town and Garrison..lone dog on guard


    Military - Active

    Allies, Allied Troops, World War Two, WWII, World War II, French Territory of the Afars and the Issas, Second World War

    Background: Allied French troops take control of Djibut

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABATPH8EWMM4SZRN3UWRLPKWN9
    Media URN:
    VLVABATPH8EWMM4SZRN3UWRLPKWN9
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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