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  • Short Summary

    General Eisenhower meets several high ranking officers in France.

  • Description

    Normandy? France. 1944?

    Several shots of the American soldiers clearing debris in heavily bombed area. Various shots of convoy of jeeps driving through town streets, heavily bombed buildings in background. Jeep stops and General Eisenhower (Ike) gets out of jeep and enters a house. Ike leaving house with several other officers. They stand on doorstep talking. There is a three star General with Ike, possibly General Bradley. Ike puts coat on and lights cigarette, he chats a bit more, gets into jeep and leaves.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2064.08
    Media URN:
    74133
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:22:00 / 01:21:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 1295 E

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Currently dated as 1940, this footage actually originates from 1944.

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