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  • Short Summary

    Winston Churchill visits troops in Northern Africa.

  • Description

    Northern Africa.

    Various shots of Britain's Prime Minister Winston Churchill walking along line of soldiers during his visit to North Africa. He is wearing his siren suit and holding his rolled umbrella. He walks away from camera and climbs into car.

    Various shots, from open car, of Churchill as he drives across desert past lines of cheering troops, plenty of "V" signs.

    Various shots of Churchill with high ranking officers, he studies some maps of the area. He meets more officers including New Zealanders. Close up shot of of Churchill during inspection. Churchill removes his hat and stands in front of a rough graveyard of New Zealand troops. Churchill talking to more troops.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1811.08
    Media URN:
    60639
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:09:00 / 01:28:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 318 F

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