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  • Short Summary

    American and British troops in German town near French border.

  • Description

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

    Allied invasion of Europe - Germany.

    L/S two civilian men patrolling a field, pan to show customs sign (probably French / German border). Various shots American soldiers street fighting in German town, several explosions come from houses. Various C/Us signs written in German. M/S German prisoners being marched past group of British soldiers. Various shots British troops firing field gun. Various shots group of officer (American?) posing for camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1985.05
    Media URN:
    62037
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:20:00 / 01:13:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 943 E

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    This footage is shot very near the Dutch/German border, (and probably just inside Germany). It\'s location can\'t be pinpointed at this time, but roadsigns seen during the footage tell us that it\'s 11kms from Heinsberg, and just 4kms from Gillrath.

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