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  • Short Summary

    British and American troops advance into Nazi Germany.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Allied forces invasion of Nazi Germany.

    L/S bomber flying over, pan down to soldiers standing in bomb site. They are British and American - they chat together and pose for camera. More shots bombers - either Lancasters or Liberators. More shots GIs and Tommies chatting. More shots army vehicles and infantry advancing down country road. L/S fire in field, grounded bombers in foreground - Marauders? C/U GI. More shots bombers. M/S camouflaged trucks.

    C/U sign in German: "Humminkeln Kreis Reeds Reg-Bez Dusseldorf". C/U looking over shoulder of GI with gun. More shots GIs and Tommies. M/S GIs in French looking through wire fence. Various shots German refugees and captured German soldiers. M/S British officers chatting. M/S German POWs carrying injured on stretcher. Various shots refugees on the move, looking unhappy. Captured German soldiers with hands on head.

    More shots tanks and infantry advancing. POWs under guard of British soldiers. M/S soldiers manning field gun in front of house. Panning shot crashed plane on railway line. Various shots soldiers crossing bridge. M/S wrecked gun emplacement. British soldier aiming gun. Captured Germans sitting outside house with hands on heads. M/S British soldiers searching dead bodies of German soldiers. German medics carrying injured on stretcher at gun point of British soldier.

    Various shots British troops advancing through bomb sites, woodland and over rubble. Various shots British soldiers forcing captured Germans to clear rubble on bomb site.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:02:00 / 01:17:20:00
    UN 1088 A

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