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  • Short Summary

    British troops using machine guns as they fight through occupied Europe.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Operation Neptune, crossing of the Seine at Vernon 25th August 1944.

    Shots of British Infantry troops firing Vickers Machine gun.

    Quick dark shots of German Prisoners of War (POWs) - two of them look little more than boys. Stretcher bearers carry man with facial wounds.

    LS of woodland on fire near large bridge.

    More shots of troops firing machine gun - it keeps getting jammed.

    VS of burning house.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1982.05
    Media URN:
    62011
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:02:00 / 01:27:45:00
    Canister:
    UN 1109 B

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