Liberation Celebration In Greece 1944

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    Greece.

    Crowd of people cheer as British army units drive past. Flags are waved and flowers handed out. Various shots of other troops moving through crowds.

    VS of celebration parade for liberation - some men in Greek traditional costume. People carry signs and banners in Greek. Troops are greeted (possibly SAS - Special Air Service). CU sign 'Here is the sivilizations (sic) state of the Germans". British soldier is carried shoulder high. More shots of troops being greeted.

    VS of Greek troops along roads waving flags and with locals. Lots of shots of Greek people cheering and celebrating as troops pass. Large picture of Adolf Hitler - caption reads 'World's Greatest Criminal".

    VS of ceremony in town square. More shots of parade shot from balcony.

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    British Pathé
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    Mute
    Media URN:
    62003
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1981.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:05:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:40:00 / 01:37:19:00
    Canister:
    UN 935 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 0935 A
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