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    Title for this item is missing.

    THE PUSH ON THE RHINE

    The title and several shots at beginning of the story are missing. However, the combined print of a whole story is transferred and can be found on the same tape - Film ID 1147.20.

    Germany.

    Several shots of Buffalo tanks driving through flooded areas. Artillery gun in action. Shells bursting on ruined church.

    Long lines of German prisoners walking along the street. Various shots of the British troops and tanks mopping up in Cleve. German soldiers appearing from the rubble with their arms up in the air.

    Smoke bomb bursting in street in Gennup as infantry dash across under its cover. British soldier falling after being hit by German sniper. Close up shot of German sniper seated at window of bombed house, firing. More shots of the street fights.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    39820
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1147.18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:00:00 / 01:42:04:00
    Canister:
    45/16
    Sort Number:
    45/016
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    British Troops in Germany Canada in WW2 Crossing the Rhine
  • Stills

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

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