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  • Short Summary

    Item showing German retreat after World War One.

  • Description

    Title - 'The German retreat. For years Germany's war machine goose stepped towards a hopeless goal, it suddenly snapped - there emerges a straggling line retreating home defeated!'.

    MS lines of soldiers, horses, etc. walking down road past group of people.

    Intertitle - 'Hun troops crossing the Rhine at Cologne on the way to - Berlin!'.

    MS carts and horses etc. crossing bridge. MS soldiers walking along. MS convoy of horse drawn vehicles passing on bridge.

    MS as they pass over another bridge with Christmas trees on back of cart. MS soldiers in jeeps waving. MS civilians and soldiers in street. MS people on carts riding through town. MS soldiers riding down street.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2474.18
    Media URN:
    77412
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:40:00 / 01:32:52:00
    Canister:
    ON 454 E

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