• Short Summary

    The fighting continues during the civil war in Athens. Greece.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Civil war in Athens.

    Greece.

    L/S harbour of Athens, M/S unloading supply boats in Piraeus port. C/U's of men carrying packing cases, loading vehicles. C/U British soldiers firing Vickers heavy machine gun. M/S of paratroops firing rifles, C/U of Corporal firing rifle. Various shots of paratroops in position including C/U's. L/S Athens showing building smoking. Paratroops firing 3" mortar. C/U's soldiers at sights of mortar. M/S armoured car passing through street. Sherman tank passing along street. M/S street fighting, paratroops running, firing at buildings. Two civilians walk down street with hands in air. Civilian prisoners being searched by civil police. Civilians march under guard along street, they enter prison camp with hands on heads.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1139.21
    Media URN:
    39628
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:18:00 / 01:34:32:00
    Canister:
    45/1

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