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    American troops advancing through Germany.

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    Unused / unissued material.

    Allied forces invasion of occupied Europe - American troops advancing through Germany.

    Various shots GIs advancing through woodland. Army medics and soldiers outside house. Various shots infantry running through town. Tanks advancing through streets, buildings in background devastated by fighting. Sign posts for Koln (Cologne) and Linnich. Tanks advancing. Smoke on horizon. Burning wreckage - of enemy tank. C/U of dead German soldier. Various shots captured German soldiers, some are injured and are carried on stretchers. More shots infantry advancing over mud.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathe
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:31:00 / 01:55:39:00
    UN 1187 D

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    At 03:05 we see a slate identifying that all the footage that follows was shot by Sgt Charles Love of the 167th Signal Photo Company, and shows the advance of the 9th Army.

  2. jamied says

    The footage up to 03:04 was shot by a cameraman named Perry.

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