Greeks Still Advancing 1941

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    Title reads: "Greeks still advancing".

    Southern Albania.

    High angled shot of truck driving over bridge. Various shots of Greek army engineers erecting wooden pontoon bridge across river allowing lorries and troops with mules to advance.

    M/S of wreckage of Italian fighter plane. Various shots of Greek troops working to pull lorries out of mud. Various shots of Greek troops with pack horses advancing slowly into the mountains during a snow blizzard. Various shots of Greek soldiers inspecting wreckage of more Italian planes.

    Various shots of heaps of abandoned military equipment, left by retreating Italian soldiers. Including rifles, grenades and machine guns. We see Greek soldiers digging some guns out of snow drift. Various shots of Greek soldiers guarding Italian prisoners of war.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/02/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    38430
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1101.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:27:00 / 01:24:54:00
    Canister:
    41/16
    Sort Number:
    41/016
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