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Title:GENERAL ANDERSON VISITS UNITS IN HIS COMMAND [Allocated Title]
Film Number:AYY 394/3/1
Other titles:BRITISH ARMY OPERATIONS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Officers awaiting General Anderson's arrival at a farm north of El Aroussa. General Anderson visits the Divisional Headquarters of the 6th Armoured Division and 46th Armoured Division.
Description: General Freeman-Attwood of the 46th Division with Lieutenant-Colonel Cotton and crossing over to Lieutenant-Colonel Preston. The three men together. Colonel Alexander of the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers looking at a map. Brigadier Harding and Brigadier James. Colonel Alexander in the centre of the group with a map. General view of the meeting. General Anderson and General Freeman-Attwood walking to a car. General Anderson enters the car and it moves off. General Anderson leaving the conference at 6th Armoured Division Headquarters and getting into his car. The "Conference" sign is taken up. General Keightley of the 6th Armoured Division with Brigadier Roberts of the 26th Armoured Brigade and Brigadier Foster of the Coldstream Guards. Close-up of Brigadier Roberts.
Production Details: War Office Film Unit (Production company)
Weber, V (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Anderson, Kenneth Arthur Noel (person)
Keightley, Charles Frederic (person)
Harding, Geoffrey Parker (person)
Roberts, George Philip Bradley (person)
Freeman-Attwood, Harold Augustus (person)
British Army, 6th Armoured Division (regiment/service)
British Army, 46th Division (regiment/service)
British Army, Coldstream Guards (regiment/service)
British Army, Corps of Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (regiment/service)
Keywords: El Aroussa, Tunisia (geography)
Tunisia 1942-1943, North Africa, Second World War (event)
North Africa 1939-1945 (theme)