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  • Short Summary

    Evacuation of BEF (British Expeditionary Force) from Dunkirk beaches.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material.

    Dunkirk, France.

    Various shots of the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) being evacuated from Dunkirk: different boats at sea, soldiers on one of the boats using bren guns, clouds of smoke rising from the shore, soldiers on boats. Small boats filled with men rowing from shore to ships - men on ships helping them to get onboard. Various shots of men scattered across the beach walking (and swimming) towards boats. More footage of various boats at sea.

    (Dupe from original used for issue 40/46 Gazettes)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    616.01
    Media URN:
    58366
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:04:46:00
    Canister:
    UN 208 A

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