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  • Short Summary

    American army bring ashore equipment for the Invasion of France.

  • Description

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

    Various shots of American supply boats and ships coming in to harbour during Invasion of France. Various shots of landing craft at sea carrying troops. Barrage balloons fly overhead. Some British craft are involved as well.

    Various shots of German Prisoners of War (POW).

    Various shots of soldiers working amongst debris.

    More shots of ships at sea. Some very useful stuff. Tanks move along beach after landing. Troops march off beach.

    Soldier keeps guard over mine field.

    More shots of ships.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1893.13
    Media URN:
    72642
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:43:00 / 01:48:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 905 E

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Currently dated 1940-49,this footage clearly originates from around the time of D-day in June 1944.

    This clip is missing much of the material described in the shots list, ending after the point of "some British craft are involved as well".

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