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  • Short Summary

    Allied troops advancing through Holland.

  • Description

    Holland (Netherlands).

    Various shots of British troops evacuating civilians in Dutch village. They help women and children to get on back of trucks and load their belongings on. Close up of a sign in Dutch and English reading "Military Government Office".

    Various shots of German prisoners being marched along country road. Various shots of the allied infantry men firing from trench. Various shots of a small town with civilians gathering on a square.

    Various night shots of heavily flooded countryside, houses and fields under water. Silhouette of a soldier in foreground, silhouette of a windmill in background.

    Various shots of infantry marching along road. Several shots of distant shelling across field. More shots of the infantry marching along road. Soldier looking through binoculars, he calls Dutch policeman to looks as well. Dutch policeman looking through binoculars and they talk. More shots of distant shelling.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1987.08
    Media URN:
    62074
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:51:00 / 01:37:14:00
    Canister:
    UN 948 C

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