• Short Summary

    Good footage of German prisoners of war from the Afrika Korps boarding trains for camps.

  • Description

    Titles read: "FIRST GERMAN PRISONERS ARRIVE IN SOUTH AFRICA".

    South Africa.

    Various good shots show German prisoners of war, from the Nazi Afrika Korps disembarking from a ship in a port and boarding trains that will take them to internment camps for the duration of the war.

    Among the prisoners is Major-General Arthur Schmidt who surrendered at Bardia and General Von Ravenstein.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1328.01
    Media URN:
    43843
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:03:00 / 01:01:04:00
    Canister:
    42/41

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