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  • Short Summary

    US troops advancing through snowbound countryside, smoke spreading across fields.

  • Description

    Location Unknown / Unclear - Germany?

    Various shots of the American vehicles and troops advancing along a road through snowbound countryside. Several shots of smoke spreading across snowbound field. More shots of US convoy advancing along road. Several shots of the men firing artillery gun. More shots of the smoke spreading across field. US convoy driving through smoke. Several close up shots of smoke machine. Smoke spreading across countryside.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1993.16
    Media URN:
    62165
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:48:00 / 01:51:35:00
    Canister:
    UN 959 A

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Location Unknown / Unclear - Germany?" - the location is Colmar, which is now in Western France, though at the time of this footage was under German annexation.

    This footage was shot by Bennett Fenberg of the 163rd Signal Photo Company, on 29 January 1945.

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