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  • Short Summary

    Tank recovery unit at work in the desert.

  • Description

    Northern Africa.

    Various shots of a desert tank recovery unit at work. The men head out on a long transporter across the desert under fire to recover damaged tanks and take them back on their transporter to camp.

    Several good shots of enemy plane burning in the desert after being shot down.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1693.13
    Media URN:
    60497
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:42:00 / 01:37:20:00
    Canister:
    UN 309 A

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "The men head out on a long transporter" - it's a Scammell Pioneer tank transporter.

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