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  • Short Summary

    British troops in Tripoli, shortly after its capture in 1943.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Tripoli - shortly after capture in 1943.

    Small donkey pulling cart piled high with furniture etc., with an Arab perched on top passes British troops in full battle order marching along road. Troops enjoy luxury of having boots cleaned by boot black.

    Pan shot of Tripoli harbour loaded with shipping of all descriptions. Various shots of Tripoli harbour. Locals look out over harbour wall.

    Scottish troops of 51st Highland Div. unload stores and ammunition from a LST (landing ship tank).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2321.09
    Media URN:
    74712
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1943
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:40:00 / 01:19:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 1518 G

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