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  • Short Summary

    Soldiers get good rations to celebrate the last Christmas of the war.

  • Description

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

    Soldiers move boxes in vast warehouse of supplies. Closer shots show that the boxes are full of beer. Boxes are loaded onto a lorry.

    Various shots of group of soldiers admiring the range of rations being made available for them for Christmas 1944. They look particularly happy about the beer and cigars. Pan around the table covered with goodies. CU of signs about how the rations will be allocated.

    VS of crates of rations and supplies being lifted from ship by crane. Some of these shots are in the docks at Antwerp, Holland. Shots of sacks of grain piled up.

    Large cart carrying supplies is pulled through the streets by horses.

    CU of supplies on table.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1981.13
    Media URN:
    62006
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:54:00 / 01:53:55:00
    Canister:
    UN 936 A

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