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  • Short Summary

    British troops get a warm welcome in Belgium.

  • Description

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

    Belgium.

    Various shots of Belgian people waving as British and American troops ride past in lorries. MS of Belgian policeman saluting as troops drive past. More shots of Belgian people greeting liberating troops. Children wave. MS of Belgian flag flying on flagpole.

    Large crowd gather in town square. Lorries and tanks drive through square. They are warmly greeted.

    Tanks drive past two burned out German staff cars.

    More scenes of people waving and cheering - there appear to be some Resistance fighters amongst the people. Shots of injured soldiers by side of road - uniforms not clearly distinguishable. Wrecked and burning German vehicles at roadside

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1891.04
    Media URN:
    61127
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:13:00 / 01:23:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 916 C

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