• Short Summary

    Soldiers on troopship bound for Gibraltar.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Reinforcements for Gibraltar".

    En route between Britain and Gibraltar.

    Various shots of soldiers boarding a troopship. Various shots of troops on the decks of a cruiser en route for Gibraltar. We see them being issued with life belts, playing cards, fencing and at a Sunday service. Pan from the deck of the ship to a L/S of Gibraltar which is silhouetted on the horizon. Good shot of a town at Gibraltar taken from the sea.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1117.21
    Media URN:
    38924
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:51:00 / 01:28:51:00
    Canister:
    41/48

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