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  • Short Summary

    Footage British troops and vehicle in Bardia during sandstorm.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Bardia and Beyond.

    Several shots of desert like landscape. Numerous shots of ruined buildings. Army vehicles pass through. M/Ss of soldiers aiming an artillery piece. L/S of army vehicles. Various shots of British army vehicles climbing up the Sollum Pass. They pass through gap in barbed wire fence which serves as the Egyptian/Libyan border. All this shot during sandstorm. Various shots of British troops attempting to erect a tent during raging sandstorm. L/S of stone eagle on column, pan down to ruins of building. Shots of soldiers walking through the debris. More vehicles. Man standing on top steps in ruins.

    Cataloguer's note: There are several items with the same title.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1633.16
    Media URN:
    60269
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:08:00 / 01:49:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 249 A

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