• Short Summary

    French soldiers arrive in London after having escaped German prisoner of war camps.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Escaped from the nazis.

    London.

    M/S of train pulling into Euston railway station. M/S of Free French officers waiting on platform. French soldiers get off the train and are met by the officers. L/S of the men who escaped into Russia from German prisoner of war camps and have made their way to London to serve with the Free French forces. Various shots of them eating and drinking tea. M/S as they walk along the platform. M/S of officer saluting. M/S of the soldiers on a bus smoking out of the windows. Various shots as they do the V for victory sign as it drives away.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1129.14
    Media URN:
    39286
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:24:00 / 01:24:20:00
    Canister:
    41/74

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