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  • Short Summary

    British troops on the western front 1944-45

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    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Invasion Europe - British Troops. Possibly France.

    L/Ss of military vehicle moving across fields in the distance. L/Ss of armoured vehicles moving through village. Shots of German prisoners being marched along very wet muddy lane. L/S of British troops passing bomb damaged building. Shots of troops in Trench. M/S of corpse. British soldier making their way through wood. More trench scenes and corpses. British soldiers marching. Soldier looking and pointing at British sign. Several shots of numerous German prisoners walking in line through town guard by British soldiers. Various shots of soldier in tanks, artillery pieces being loaded and fired, damaged buildings etc. Shots of floods. M/Ss of soldiers repairing road. Various shots of tracked vehicles moving through the flood water.

    Cataloguer's note: Judging by the rather cold wet conditions it is most likely that this is during the winter of 1944 - 1945.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:03:00 / 01:14:08:00
    UN 1060 A

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