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ID number F01826
Title Steel cavalry
Collection Film
Object type Actuality footage
Place made North Africa: Western Desert
Date made c 1942
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Measurement 6 min 14 sec
Video Download video 27.45 MB
Note Open

Description

The personnel of these regiments was mostly drawn from the Light Horse Regiments and in this theatre of war where the horse was outlived of its usefulness, the regiments have changed over to steeds of steel. Bren gun carriers and Crusader tanks.

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