• Short Summary

    Australian newsreel about the siege of Tobruk and the role played by Aussies in its defence.

  • Description

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

    Tobruk, Libya, North Africa.

    Australian newsreel, telling of the besieged Australian forces in Tobruk. Coverage shows dawn patrols, wrecks in Tobruk Harbour, tank patrols, anti-aircraft action against German planes, gun barrages, etc. also seen is the grave of first Australian VC (Victoria Cross) Corporal Edmondson and his mother at home holding the award.

    (Dupe Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1685.10
    Media URN:
    60453
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:26:00 / 01:35:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 296 A

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