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  • Short Summary

    Good shots of men (and women) of the French Resistance getting out their guns.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and location unclear or unknown.

    Possibly Chartres, France.

    VS of American tank firing gun. Shots of tanks in field

    Pan pan front of Cathedral (Chartres ?).

    VS of group of French resistance fighters marching along street. They are given food by local women. Shots of them eating and drinking.

    Shots of Resistance with German Prisoners of War (POWs) and Free French soldiers. CU Road sign Chartres.

    More shots of French Resistance fighters gathering. Shots of weapons being handed down from hay loft where they have been hidden. Shots of fighters with guns. They are seen looking over Bren gun and Sten machine gun. Groups of fighters move off. One group includes a woman holding a Sten gun. Shots of them marching off carrying the French flag.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:25:00 / 01:49:10:00
    UN 1111 B

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