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  • Short Summary

    American GIs fire shells with messages in German inside.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - locations and dates could be unclear or unknown.

    Allied invasion of occupied Europe.

    Various shots American soldiers firing field guns. The GIs put messages written in German inside the shells. We see GI scrawl chalk message onto shell; "For Adolf".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1997.13
    Media URN:
    62226
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:22:00 / 01:46:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 1034 C

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    At least some of this footage was shot on 7 February 1945, by a cameraman named Frye, (likely to be Gordon T Frye), of the 163rd Signal Photo Company.

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