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  • Short Summary

    Landing on the beach in Normandy - wounded being taken on land. Identical to 1961.13.

  • Description

    Identical item as UN 856 B, film ID 1961.13 on the same tape - this is believed to be lavender print.

    France.

    Various shots of the wounded men being put on stretchers onboard a ship that is moving violently. Wounded men are prepared to be transported on the beach. They were wounded during the Normandy landing. Various shots of the troops disembarking and equipment being unloaded from landing crafts on the beach. Jeeps and other vehicles are seen driven out of the landing crafts. More shots of the wounded men being unloaded from ship to a small boat which is to take them to land. Several shots of the battleships and landing crafts on shore.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1961.14
    Media URN:
    61721
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1944
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:51:00 / 01:55:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 856 C

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