• Short Summary

    Pictures of the attack by Finish troops for the recapture of Hanko from the Russians who took the city from the Finns the previous year.

  • Description

    FINLAND: Hanko:
    Finnish troops marching past camera / Troops passing wreckage of city / Troops passing wreckage / Wrecked buildings / Russian prisoners / Prisoners sleeping behind barbed wire / Wrecked Russian tanks / Russian & other tanks / Captured Russian Anti-tank guns

    Baron Von Mannerheim along down stairs / Baron looking at horse / Finnish plane / Insignia on side of plane (N.B. Swastika slightly different to Nazi's) / Planes taking off / AIR TO AIR VIEW Four planes flying over country below

    Finnish troops advance through countryside / Various shots Finnish artillery in wood, artillery firing from wood / Finnish troops pushing boats into water / Shells falling in water near boats / Artillery barrage on other side of river / Boats crossing, with outboard motors on back / Artillery & machine gun fire on other side / Boats crossing / Boats landing / Troops running short towards camera / Troops landing, firing in background, troops running through smoke screen / Troops through fields and undergrowth / Explosions / Flame thrower / Man laying mine under barbed wire & running off / Mine exploding / Troops running thru gap in barbed wire / Various of explosions / Troops advancing over hill
    Background: Pictures of the attack by Finish troops for the recapture of Hanko from the Russians who took the city from the Finns the previous year.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAABUN6JWDAJ84ZSFXTPAU7JCX0
    Media URN:
    VLVAABUN6JWDAJ84ZSFXTPAU7JCX0
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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