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  • Short Summary

    Allied forces in North Africa - probably Derna in Libya.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Derna (Darnah), Libya *?

    Travel shot down country road showing bombed out buildings. Road sign for Bengasi. Various shots ships on fire. More shots of bombed damaged town. Various shots British soldier going into bombed out cinema, looks around inside auditorium. M/S injured boy on stretcher being carried out of building by soldiers. More shots ships in harbour. C/U tattered red ensign flag. Various shots British and Colonial soldiers (Indian?) unloading supply. Various shots large cloud black smoke rising from burning building. Various shots soldiers (British?) talking to civilians. More shots burning ships. Various shots army vehicles driving around town.

    * title probably incorrect spelling of Derna - Dernia.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1821.06
    Media URN:
    60721
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:10:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:25:00 / 01:29:55:00
    Canister:
    UN 600 A

Comments (1)

  1. Edward Jones says

    Very little - if any - of Derna. mainly Tobruk and Benghazi.

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