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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material. - Location and dates unknown / unclear.

    Normandy, France.

    American soldiers prepare large piece of field artillery for use. They raise the elevation of the gun. Sights are check, a shell is loaded. CU a hand writes on the shell 'To Adolph - This is July 4, 1944". Breech is closed and shell is fired. Officer inspects gun emplacement. More shots of gun being fired.

    Various shots of French farmers moving hay with pitchforks. In the background the gun fires.

    Shots of US gun crew receiving mail.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    61200
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1901.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:03:00 / 01:04:14:00
    Canister:
    UN 902 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 0902 A
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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