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  • Short Summary

    American troops advancing through snowbound countryside & taking prisoners.

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    Location Unknown / Unclear - Germany?

    Various shots of shells bursting on houses in a village, snowbound fields in background. More shots of the houses being shelled. House bursting.

    Various shots of the American tanks advancing though snowbound village, Several shots of the American troops moving through the village. Travel shot, from vehicle, of long line of German prisoners walking along road. More shots of troops and tanks advancing along country road. Close up shot of a German sign over door of heavily bombed building. Pan down to show American soldier sitting on doorstep, smoking. Several shots of bulldozer clearing masses of snow from road. Several shots of German medics staff walking towards camera. German officer looking into camera.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:12:00 / 01:08:50:00
    UN 959 D

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  1. Unknown user says

    All the footage up until 01:51 is shot by Edward Kastelz of the 163rd Signal Photo Company.

    From 01:52 onwards, the footage is shot by V. Garrell of the 165th Signal Photo Company.

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