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  • Short Summary

    Soldiers in flooded countryside.

  • Description

    Location Unknown / Unclear.

    Commonwealth soldiers resupplied during Battle of the Scheldt, possibly at Sas Van Gent, Oct 1944

    Several shots of American soldiers loading a vehicle. Several shots of a harbour, amphibious vehicle moving through water and comes on shore. Various shots of flooded countryside - road, houses, fields, trees - all under water. Soldiers loading petrol into small barge. Various travel shots of the men in barge moving across water, they past submerged boat. More shots of the countryside and men in boat as they move through water. Men leaving boat carrying petrol. Several shots of the soldiers in trenches on lookout. They look at village, church with its tower clearly seen. Various shots of the countryside, guard on trench on lookout. Destroyed bridge seen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1999.09
    Media URN:
    62256
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:54:00 / 01:34:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 966 C

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