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  • Short Summary

    The British 8th Army enter Hamburg, Germany.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    British 8th Army enters Hamburg, Germany.

    Various shots of German prisoners marching along road, pan to sign '20km Hamburg', more soldiers walk past. M/S British officer giving instructions. M/S's soldier under umbrella, he walks along road with dead turkey. Various shots convoy of vehicles on road. Various shots as the 8th Army (Desert Rats) enter Hamburg. Various shots of military vehicles driving through the city. C/U signs 'Hamburg, Berlin, Kiel'. Various shots of vehicles driving through. M/S German officer stood up in back of car, he waves white flag (?) as he passes.

    Various shots tanks driving across bridge. L/S arches of bridge. L/S docks. Various shots vehicles driving over bridge. C/U German soldiers and military police looking at map. L/S pan down military base (?) L/S people gathered outside. M/S soldiers sat in car. M/S officer getting out and walking into building. M/S British officer drinking from bottle. C/U sign 'W. Woolworth Co'. M/S bombed buildings. M/S German officer talking to British soldiers and showing them the way on map. C/U German officer. M/S tanks driving past civilians. M/S German officers directing civilians. M/S German civilians.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:49:00 / 01:17:25:00
    UN 1192 B

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  1. pinkpanther791 says

    At 4.20 in this film my grandfather is briefly featured. He is the MP leaning on the jeep bonnet and talking with two German policemen and pointing to a map. Sergt. Tom Collins, 7th Armoured Division Provost Company.

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