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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of British and Australian troops in the desert, Syria.

  • Description

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

    British Troops in Desert, Syria.

    M/Ss soldiers speaking to man in robes in the desert.

    Various shots of British troops queuing for water issue from truck in desert.

    Various M/Ss field guns firing in desert. C/U Crew in action. L/S of two soldiers standing next to vehicle. Explosion in the distance.

    M/Ss and L/Ss British soldier keeping eye out for air attack near a line of antitank obstacles built in desert Various shots of large caterpillar crawlers and large earth scoops at work digging deep antitank traps in desert.

    M/S Staff car being stopped at check point on desert road by Australian troops. The officer interior shows his identity and the car drives on. MS Three Australian soldiers barter with local.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1661.03
    Media URN:
    75438
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1941
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:43:00 / 01:14:05:00
    Canister:
    UN 279 C

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