• Short Summary

    Lieutenant General Freyberg leads his New Zealand Division in the push west to Tripolitania.

  • Description

    Titles read: "ON THE ROAD LEADING WEST".

    Middle East.

    Various shots of the Greys Regiment on the move with their General Grant tanks. They move over the desert en route from Cyreniaca to Tripolitania.

    Lieutenant General Sir Bernard Freyberg VC of the New Zealand Division gets down from his tank and discusses their position with senior officers.

    Various shots of ruined German equipment and tanks still smouldering in the desert. General Freyberg moves on in his tank, leading his troops through a minefield on the push west.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1346.22
    Media URN:
    44416
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/12/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:30:00 / 01:42:37:00
    Canister:
    42/102

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