• Short Summary

    8th Army, RAF and Royal Navy take Libyan city

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The MIddle East Front

    LYBIA: Benghazi:
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    BENGHAZI. Aerial views..bomb damage..rating climbs flagstaff hoists White Ensign..tanks roll into town..soldier controls traffic..pony & cart full of troops..kids & native give "V" sign..photo Churchill.. Montgomery at Benghazi Cathedral, takes meal in car..cameramen (1 with wounded head) arrive by car.. Views of concert in desert

    Military - Active; Air Raids and War Damage

    MONTGOMERY, Field Marshal Bernard Law, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (1887-1976) "Monty"

    horse drawn carriage, sunken ships, harbour, bomb damage, tanks, Mediterranian fleet, landing ships, tank landing craft, supplies, logistics, beach, bucket brigade, diving, torpedo boats, corvettes, patrol boats, cathedral, jeep, casualties, WWII, World War Two, World War II, Second World War, War, Allied, Allies

    Background: 8th Army, RAF and Royal Navy take Libyan city

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADL78RQB8QZHADSDUX5M4AEAXR
    Media URN:
    VLVADL78RQB8QZHADSDUX5M4AEAXR
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/12/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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