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  • Short Summary

    War office censor cuts showing British tanks in Benghazi after taking the town in 1942.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - locations and dates may be unclear / unknown.

    Various shots of British Grants and Sherman tanks rolling through the streets of Benghazi, Libya after the town was taken by British troops in 1942. Some of the tanks fly tattered flags. A cloud of smoke is seen in the distance - from recent or current battle.

    According to paperwork on file, these are Censor Cuts from the War Office.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2329.17
    Media URN:
    66036
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:27:00 / 01:58:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 1540 F

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