• Short Summary

    Indian troops in Africa prepare for battle whilst their Commander in Chief praises them.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Indian troops in Africa.

    Various shots of Indian troops at desert march past. C/U Commander in Chief, Middle East, General Sir Claude Auchinleck making speech. He praises the Indian and Commonwealth troops in action. Various shots of Indian troops in the desert, on trucks and foot. Flashbacks to the part they played in Somaliland. More shots of them ready for action, some good C/U's.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1139.02
    Media URN:
    39609
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/12/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:05:00 / 01:02:41:00
    Canister:
    41/99

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