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  • Short Summary

    British troops advance through occupied Europe - looks like somewhere in Holland.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Allied forces invasion of occupied Europe - looks like Holland / Netherlands?

    M/S British infantry passing Dutch refugees on road. Various shots refugees carrying their belongings in carts and on bicycles. Various shots tanks advancing through town where most buildings have been reduced to rubble. Various shots of town - a large church / cathedral, plus pretty Medieval building have been damaged in fighting. More shots tanks and infantry advancing. Various shots British soldiers searching two civilians men. M/S soldiers running down street. M/S British soldier kicking open a door.

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    Film ID:
    2129.05
    Media URN:
    63436
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:00:00 / 01:28:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 1090 B

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    A slate at the outset of the clip tells us that the footage was shot by a cameraman named Whitaker, on 9 March 1945.

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