• Short Summary

    A hospital is set up in a desert in North Africa.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE RED CROSS IN NORTH AFRICA".

    North Africa.

    Various shots of the RAMC (Royal Army Medical Corps) hospital being set up in the desert. Large tents act as wards for the injured men. Various shots of a Canadian X-ray unit at work on soldiers' chests. One of the tented wards. Line of mules carrying supplies for British troops. Several shots of some British soldiers in irrigation tanks stripping off and having a quick dip.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1093.13
    Media URN:
    38156
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/08/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:54:00 / 01:20:11:00
    Canister:
    43/69

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