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  • Short Summary

    Various scenes possibly around Cherbourg with American troops and POWs.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material. - Location and dates unknown / unclear.

    France.

    Top Shot of town (possibly Cherbourg). LS lorries full of troops (possibly German Prisoners of War) move through the streets.

    LS of vehicles on road through damaged area.

    MS of German POWs.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1895.11
    Media URN:
    72705
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:17:00 / 01:41:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 907 E

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Currently dated as 1940-49, this footage was actually shot in either 1944 or 1945.

    The material was shot by two separate cameraman, namely Ken Marthey and Dick Hoar, both of the Special Coverage Unit (SPECOU).

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