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  • Short Summary

    British troops take French town of Vennay.

  • Description

    Vennay, France.

    Various shots of the British troops sneaking behind houses at the outskirts of French town of Vennay. They take positions and start shooting. Several shots of the troops advancing across field closer to the town. More shots of the British troops advancing. They force Germans out of the houses - one German prisoner argues.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1885.09
    Media URN:
    61090
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:43:00 / 01:33:40:00
    Canister:
    UN 931 E

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    Three changes need making to the title of this clip - it should read "British Troops Take Dutch Town Of Venray".

    "Vennay" in text and tags also need changing to Venray.

    The British troops referred to in the text are members of the 3rd Infantry Division.

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  2. jamied says

    The reference to "French town of Vennay" in the text needs changing to "Dutch town of Venray".

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