• Short Summary

    Minister of Supply, Lord Beaverbrook, appeals for more tanks.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "We want more tanks" - Lord Beaverbrook.

    Intertitle - 'Filmed immediately prior to his dramatic departure for U.S.A.'

    M/S of Lord Beaverbrook, Minister of Supply, stood behind a desk appealing for more tanks to defeat the nazis. Various shots of the tanks driving through fields and towns demolishing buildings. Various shots of tanks being made in the factories. Various shots of them splashing through water and pushing down walls.

    Cataloguer's note: the actual story starts at 01:16:58 after the Pathe titles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1127.11
    Media URN:
    39228
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:37:00 / 01:19:04:00
    Canister:
    41/66

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