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    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    France.

    Various shots of soldiers of a French army working party passing through a ruined French town near the Franco-Belgian border. They are carrying picks and shovels. Various devastated buildings are in the background.

    Shots of the troops digging trenches and fortifications.

    Shots of high ranking officers inspecting bomb damaged area. They are close to the border. They inspect trenches and defensive positions.

    Soldiers are shown at their posts in trenches. Soldiers make quiet advance in snow covered woodland.

    Troops build dug out using corrugated iron and logs. A soldier chops wood with an axe for fire.

    French troops carry equipment and supplies through town.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    59307
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    594.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:05:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:12:00 / 01:09:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 166 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 0166 D
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    Europe in Ruins and the horrors of war anthem
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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