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  • Short Summary

    Good shots on board a merchant ship of the coast of North Africa near Tobruk.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - location and dates unclear or unknown.

    Tobruk, Libya, North Africa.

    Various shots aboard armed merchant ship of a Tobruk convoy. The crew are at the ready mounting Pom-Pom (anti-aircraft guns)and machine guns. Good shots of crew getting ready for defensive action. CU of sailors looking more relaxed.

    LS of Tobruk from sea with sunken ships in foreground.

    Various shots as depth charges are prepared and fired.

    Shots of officer giving lesson about aircraft attack techniques with models.

    LS of Tobruk from sea.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1685.01
    Media URN:
    60444
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:03:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 294 C

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