DESO OP GRANBY MATERIAL ROLL #1 (title on label) [Allocated Title]
Compilation of sequences relating to the Operation Granby (British Army operations during the Gulf War of 1991).
I. Detailed, narrated item on 10 Regiment the Royal Logistic Corps, their arrival at Al Jubayl is Saudi Arabia and their rôle; includes shots of the MSR (Main Supply Route and AHA (Administrative Harbour Area).
II. Challenger tank desert scenes: being unloaded from transporter, FACE in operation during firing, Challenger tank under camouflage netting in desert (including ammunitioning, interior shots, loading main gun and firing). Desert shots: vehicles in distance, including fascine carrier; Giant Viper minefield clearance system in operation..
III. Vehicle convoy on Main Supply Route (camera position on top of Challenger); also brief evening shot of tented camp.
IV. Soldiers crouch in desert gully carry out maintenance on their personal weapons before launching a mock attack on an enemy position. Extended sequence shows the exercise, which includes the taking of enemy-held buildings; "casualties" are treated.
V. Series of off-air television recordings from ITN, BBC News and Sky News, covering aspects of the Gulf War.