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    Item title reads - Frogmen for Red Cross.

    Germany.

    C/U notice on the bank of a river reading "bathing not permitted due to danger to life and health" in German, camera pans to five frogmen walking into the frozen river. Two of the frogmen walk in with ropes attached to their bodies, M/S man on bank playing out the ropes. M/S frogmen diving under water. M/S crowd on a bridge looking on. Top shot of ice floating on the river, a girl volunteer falls from the top of picture into the river. M/S frogman diving in, he appears through the ice then goes back under again. He comes up again bringing the girl with him and makes his way through the ice, being partly pulled by the rope attached to his body, to the steps leading up the bank.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52385
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1666.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:32:00 / 01:29:17:00
    Canister:
    60/16
    Sort Number:
    60/016
  • Stills

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

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