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  • Short Summary

    A diver checks a river - Eisenhower and Bradley tour US 1st Army positions.

  • Description

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

    American in underwater diving suit climbs into river. His air pipe and safety line are lowered after him. Shots of the diver returning to the surface. More shots as diver going down again - he may be checking the bottom of the river / canal. MS of diver standing on barge.

    Various shots of General Dwight Eisenhower (Ike) and General Omar Bradley touring positions of US 1st Army in France.

    Various shots of French civilians walking in funeral cortege.

    Various shots of trucks and crane / digger clearing rubble from wrecked houses.

    Shots of American soldiers working air pump for diver. Diver having helmet put on his diving suit. The front of the helmet is closed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1895.10
    Media URN:
    72704
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:12:00 / 01:40:17:00
    Canister:
    UN 907 D

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