• Short Summary

    MISSING SLATE INFORMATION: ENGLAND: ALL TANKS ARE "GENERAL GRANTS."
    HUNDRED GRANTS ESCORT SANTA US tanks take Christmas morning jaunt before visit by Father Christmas

    Tanks driven across fields in formation, escorting Santa .

  • Description

    General side view tanks lined up in field. SV angle shot officer in turret of Grant waves small flag. SV tanks starting off, one passes camera. GV tanks across field in line. Pan tank passing camera with two soldiers. GV tanks across field. LV tanks across field. GV tanks towards across field in two lines CU tank past camera. GV tanks form in two lines on field, one passes camera in foreground showing U.S. Star on turret.

    LV and SV Father Xmas giving presents to troops. SCU U.S. soldier untying present and looks at tie and laughs. SV large size U.S. troops Xmas card for overseas, U.S. soldier and Nurse standing each side holding it.

    Munitions and Armaments; United States of America; Celebrations - Seasonal; Vehicles
    Background: MISSING SLATE INFORMATION: ENGLAND: ALL TANKS ARE "GENERAL GRANTS."
    HUNDRED GRANTS ESCORT SANTA US tanks take Christmas morning jaunt before visit by Father Christmas

    Tanks driven across fields in formation, escorting Santa . Santa giving presents. Large Christmas card being held up by nurse and soldier from the soldiers to 'the people'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4TPE5WLE4S9BJFWL6HRXIR0BI
    Media URN:
    VLVA4TPE5WLE4S9BJFWL6HRXIR0BI
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/12/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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