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  • Short Summary

    French Foreign Legion troops in desert & wounded being helped in the desert.

  • Description

    Northern Africa.

    Several good low angle shot of a French Foreign Legion man posing with Legion flag on bayonet of his gun.

    Various shots of the French Foreign Legion tanks, lorries, armoured cars and men on foot travelling across desert. Several close up shots of men's faces.

    Various shots of the Foreign legion camp with troops relaxing along improvised table.

    Various shots of the wounded men being cared for in the desert. Men are carried on stretchers to improvised hospitals in the desert where they were helped. Long line of British first aid lorries travels across the desert. They stop beside a burning truck to pick up a wounded man.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1809.18
    Media URN:
    71120
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:35:00 / 01:59:08:00
    Canister:
    UN 317 A

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