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Title:SELF-PROPELLED ARTILLERY GOES INTO ACTION IN THE MONT PINCON SECTOR OF 30TH CORPS' FRONT [Allocated Title]
Film Number:A70 120-7
Description: A troop of Sexton 25-pounder self-propelled guns from either the 86th (East Anglian and Hertfordshire Yeomanry) or the 147th (Essex Yeomanry) Field Regiment RA bombard German units delaying 50th (Northumbrian) Division's advance towards Condé-sur-Noireau around the village of St Pierre la Vielle. The heat of the countryside around Mont Pincon is such that the gunners of one particular Sexton are stripped to the waist as they load and fire their 25-pounder gun.