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  • Short Summary

    Street fighting in Chartres, German prisoners and collaborators rounded up.

  • Description

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

    Allied invasion of occupied France.

    Various shots American soldiers marking and detonating mines in road. C/U sign for Chartres. Various shots American soldiers and civilians, including children, hide behind tank to avoid sniper fire. Various shots American soldiers and French resistance fighters engaged in street fighting, civilians hide in doorway. Various shots of French resistance rounding up collaborators, the women have had their heads shaved. Various shots GIs marching German prisoners through streets, crowds cheer. Various shots of cathedral.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1980.06
    Media URN:
    61981
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:45:00 / 01:26:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 1099 C

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