• Short Summary

    Battle scenes involving tanks, artillery, aircraft, and infantry in Lybian desert outside city of Darnah (Derna).

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Derna

    LYBIA: Darnah: various:
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    AEROPLANES - Italy Smashed Italian planes left in Desert when British take Derna

    DERNA. Guns, tanks, infantry move up..bombardment..laying telephone lines..wrecked Italian 'planes litter dessert..Italian wounded..thousands of prisoners..Gen Mackie A.I.F. speaks about the Italian soldier.

    GUNS. Large and small bombard Derna (G.)

    ITALY - Military. British capture Derna..prisoners in desert..wrecked Italian planes in desert..ending wounded

    MILITARY, BRITISH. Guns, tanks, infantry move up..bombardment..laying telephone lines..wrecked Italian planes litter (Derna) desert..Italian wounded..thousands of prisoners..Gen Mackie A.I.F.speaks about the Italian soldier

    Military - Active; Darnah; Libya

    artillery, infantry, desert battle, high explosives, explosions tanks, shells, guns, white flag, surrender, prisoner, victory, General Wavell (British Field Marshal), Second World War
    Background: Battle scenes involving tanks, artillery, aircraft, and infantry in Lybian desert outside city of Darnah (Derna).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVASCMTKYEXVZ0ZCJ0E2SRR902P
    Media URN:
    VLVASCMTKYEXVZ0ZCJ0E2SRR902P
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:13:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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