• Short Summary

    Allies capture Middleburg in Holland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Capture of Middleburg.

    Holland.

    C/U map of Middleburg in the Walcheren. L/S Middleburg. Various shots of Royal Engineers with mine detectors, some are exploded. M/S of flooded streets in Middleburg after dykes have been blown up. Various shots of long line of German prisoners of war in Middleburg. Various shots of General Daser, German Commanding Officer of 70th Division. Various shots of cheering people in Middleburg.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1368.12
    Media URN:
    44810
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/11/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:10:00 / 01:27:57:00
    Canister:
    44/91

Comments (1)

  1. DianneB1963 says

    My father, Fred Spary, is the young army chap guarding the German prisoners of war. About 1min 11 secs into the film. RIP, Dad x

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