Fighting On Northern Frontier Of Greece 1947

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    Fighting on the Northern frontier of Greece.

    VS Troops on horseback and marching on foot and armoured cars moving over rough country to attack Communist supported guerillas in Thessaly.

    MS a plane flying overhead.

    CU MS Officers shelter in a hollow as they direct operations.

    CU MS Various shots of infantry moving up through smoke taking advantage of trees for covering. Also mortar and gun crews in action and shells bursting.

    LS Mounted troops returning from the affray.

    CU Prisoners being pushed roughly into a lorry.

    LS a long line of mounted troops surmounting the crest of a hill, in silhouette.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    41377
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1197.18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:38:00 / 01:36:11:00
    Canister:
    47/96
    Sort Number:
    47/096
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    War & Revolution Religion & Politics
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    Greek Civil war THALES
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