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Title:PRISONERS OF WAR; BÔNE HARBOUR; FIRST CONVOY INTO BIZERTE [Allocated Title]
Film Number:AYY 435/6
Other titles:BRITISH ARMY OPERATIONS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Prisoners embark at Bône harbour. Anti-aircraft defence during a German attack at Bone harbour. The first Allied convoy reaches Bizerte.
Description: German prisoners are marched to Bône harbour and board an American boat. The prisoners under French escort march in fours along the quay. Close-up of prisoners and escort passing the camera. Prisoners walking up the gangway to the ship. Prisoners passing the French sentry at the gangway. A tracer in the sky. Naval pom-poms. A ship that was hit during the raid burning. The convoy of landing craft, mine sweepers and motor launches at sea. Landing craft. View of Bizerte. Ships entering the harbour.
Production Details: War Office Film Unit (Production company)
Groom, G (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: British Army (regiment/service)
United States Navy (regiment/service)
German Army (Third Reich) (regiment/service)
Free French Army (regiment/service)
Keywords: Bone, Algeria (geography)
Bizerte, Tunisia (geography)
Tunisia 1942-1943, North Africa, Second World War (event)
North Africa 1939-1945 (theme)
Prisoners of War, North Africa 1939-1945 (theme)