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Other titles:BRITISH ARMY OPERATIONS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: The attack on the Mareth Line, Tunisia. The Army Commander in a meeting with General Freyberg.
Description: 19 March. A Gurkha patrol going out just after sunset. General Montgomery with General Freyberg, Commander of the New Zealand Division. Montgomery with men of the 1st Battalion, 60th King's Royal Rifles Corps.
20 March. Sunset. 4.5-inch guns in action in the night barrage.
23 March. Wounded German and British soldiers waiting to be taken to the Advanced Dressing Station. A German soldier with his left hand blown off receiving a cigarette from a British soldier. A British soldier receiving attention at the ADS for a shrapnel wound in his chest.
Production Details: War Office Film Unit (Production company)
Berkshire (Sergeant) (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Montgomery, Bernard Law (person)
Freyberg, Bernard Cyril (person)
British Army, King's Royal Rifle Corps, 1st Battalion (regiment/service)
New Zealand Army, New Zealand Division (regiment/service)
British Army, Royal Artillery (regiment/service)
German Army (Third Reich) (regiment/service)
Keywords: Tunisia (geography)
Tunisia 1942-1943, North Africa, Second World War (event)
North Africa 1939-1945 (theme)