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    German troops relaxing.

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    Title - 'History of the War. The Fall of Antwerp (Anvers) 9th October 1914. Allies White. Germany Black'.

    MS German troops standing around relaxing; in foreground one man lights cigarette for another. Pan on group posing - some standing; some sitting or reclining. Wider shot of the German soldiers outside building with sign Wache (Guardhouse?); many wear the spiked Pickelhauber helmets used early in the war.

    MS man speaking from small porch in front of building entrance; heads of soldiers in foreground. Pan on group of soldiers standing in yard; sharing small booklets (with lyrics - they may be singing). Pan on musicians of small brass band standing in circle as they play. Some officers watching.

    Cataloguer's note: this is duplicate of item 'German Troops' in ON 446 D on *PM2472*.

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    Black & White
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    01:38:06:00 / 01:39:16:00
    ON 449 E

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