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  • Short Summary

    British troops retreat to desert town of Mersa Matruh.

  • Description

    Northern Africa.

    Various shots of the convoy of British artillery, tanks, armoured cars and troops moving along desert road - retreating to desert town on Mersa Matruh. Men marching on foot through desert. Various shots of the town of Mersa Matruh with troops, tanks and other vehicles around.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1693.02
    Media URN:
    60486
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:22:00 / 01:10:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 308 B

Comments (1)

  1. leccy24 says

    25 pdr gun battery with limbers and Quad tractors
    Universal carriers
    Stuart light tank
    2 pdr Portee AT gun
    Marmon Herrington Armoured Car

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