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  • Description

    Lower Rhine District, Germany.

    MS. Soldier in trench looking through binoculars, & MS. Various shots of the soldiers running across and along side of road during the British troops exercises in Germany. LS. Soldiers filing along road. LS. Troops charging with bayonets fixed through village, they past farmhouses and orchards. MS. Soldier laying down, firing and reloading bren gun. LS. Infantry advancing across field, farmhouses in background. LS. Infantry running, laying down and firing. MS. Soldier laying down and firing. MS. Officers reading maps and discussing positions. CU. Hand pointing on map. CU. Officer pointing. CU. Officers. LS. Signals van laying cable. MS. Pulling cable off reel. LS. Signals man fixing cable to telegraph pole. LS. Despatch rider reporting to officer with message, & MS. LS. Camouflaged tent - advance H.Q. CU. Signs - denoting position of various offices. LS. Tank in a wood. Various shots of landing craft ferry landing. Ground to air shot - Auster aircraft in flight. LS. & MS. Repairing signals equipment. LS. Troops running and jumping into trench and firing. LS. Soldiers checking stores. LS. Tanks moving through wood - several shots.

    (Mute Dupe Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 01/08/1952.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:05:51:00
    UN 2460 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 2460 A
  • Appears in...

    War & Revolution
    Temporary workspace: 31.5.2009 12:39 Auster British Troops in Germany Crossing the Rhine
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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