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    The Anglo American combined operations landing in Algeria and Morocco end in victory and liberation

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    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: The World At War: North Africa: The Anglo-American Combined Operations Landing in Algeria and Morocco

    EUROPE: Various:

    AEROPLANES. German. Heinkell 111 complete at Maison Blanche, N. Africa

    AFRICA Allied landing ALGIERS & MOROCCO..A.C.L'S land men & equipment at Surcouf Beach..CASABLANCA landing & mopping up..wreckage..Gulf of Arzia landing..street fighting snipers captured..dockside scenes ALGIERS..troops drive thro' town..Italian Armistice Commission..German Armistice Commission.

    ALGIERS Pan shot harbour..allied forces land..dock scenes.. & scenes in town

    AMERICAN MILITARY. Land in ALGERIA & MOROCCO..CASABLANCA landing & mopping..street fighting Gulf of Arzia..snipers captured..troops land at Algiers drive thro' town. Gens.Clark & Eisenhower..Gen Patton

    ARMISTICE German armistice commission captured in N. Africa. Italian armistice commission turned out of hotel Algiers

    ASSAULT LANDING CRAFT..or Invasion barges Land allied troops & equipment on N. African beaches

    CHURCHES naval service aboard before TUNISIAN Operation U.S. Thanksgiving at Boston, Lines..Canon

    CLARKE; General (U.S. Army). W. Gen. Eisenhower in North Africa

    CUNNINGHAM, ADMIRAL, Sir Andrew. (C-in-C) In North Africa w.Gen. Nogues

    EISENHOWER General. (Commands European Theatre for U.S. Forces). W. Gen. Clarke in N. Africa

    FLAGS YANK lands N.Africa w stars and stripes..W.T.F. flag

    FRANCE, Military. Old French tanks at Maison Blanceh N. Africa.

    GUNS. Naval gunfire night time & tracers

    ITALY - Military. Italian Armistice Commission N. Africa turned out of hotel in Algiers

    MICHELIER, Admiral. W. U.S. General Patten in North Africa

    MILITARY BRITISH. w American troops land in N. Africa..mainly U.S.

    NAVAL. Day & night gunfire & tracers..service aboard escort giant convoy to N.Africa..A.C.Ls land

    NOGUES, General W. Admiral Cunningham in North Africa

    PATTON, General. W. Admiral Micheler in North Africa

    RIOTS. Street fighting on Gulf of Arzia N.Africa & snipers captured

    SHIPPING TUNISIAN landings (Allied)

    STREET FIGHTING. On Gulf of Arzia N.Africa

    SUBMARINES. L.S. sub. coming tower

    SURVIVORS. U.S. survivors from Tunisian landing

    TANKS. Old French Tank at Maison Blanche, N. Africa


    Military - Active

    Allies, Axis, World War Two, World War II, WWII, Second World War, War, offensive action, 850 ships, secret, R A F, Royal Air Force, dive bombers, liberation, snippers, soldiers, marines, airmen
    Background: The Anglo American combined operations landing in Algeria and Morocco end in victory and liberation

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