IWM Film website upgrade: self-selection and authorised download of HD clips. More info
By continuing to use this site without changing your cookie settings,
and for us to access our cookies on your device.
Title:OPERATION TOBRUK, IRAQ, 23 TO 25 NOVEMBER 2004 (TAPE 2) [Allocated Title]
Film Number:BFV 1162
Other titles:COLLECTION OF DEFENCE MEDIA OPERATIONS CENTRE (DMOC) VIDEOS [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Members of the Black Watch Battlegroup rehearse Operation Tobruk at Camp Dogwood; includes briefings and interviews.
Description: SHOTSHEET (copied, without amendment, from accompanying Defence Media Operations Centre computer disc):
START 00:52:00 Pre walkthrough brief of Op Tobruk rehearsals.
01:39:00 "B" company Sign.
01:52:00 Pre walkthrough brief of Op Tobruk rehearsals.
02:50:00 I.V with 1 BW medical officer.
04:31:00 Various shots of soldiers rehearsing the convoy layout and their action on arriving at their assigned areas.
18:14:00 I.V. with 1BW Major on why they carry out a rehearsal.
19:16:00 Various shots of soldiers rehearsing the convoy layout and their action on arriving at their assigned areas.
23:07:00 1 BW Major discussing his concerns during OP Tobruk.
25:44:00 Soldiers receiving an Arabic lesson.
28:44:00 Tape ends.
Production Country: GB
Production Details: Defence Media Operations Centre ()
Punter, Paul (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: British Army, Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment), 1st Battalion (regiment/service)
Keywords: Camp Dogwood, Fallujah, Iraq (geography)
Operation Telic, Iraq War 2003-2009 (event)
British Army post-2000 (theme)
Iraq post-2003 (theme)
Technical Details: Format: DVCam
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1
Tape length: 32; Running time: 28 mins
Notes: Summary: Operation Tobruk was a counter-insurgency operation targeting an Iraqi village known to be a hiding place for insurgents and people loyal to Saddam Hussein.
Technical: labelled "Master".