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  • Short Summary

    Soldiers of the American 106th division advancing in Europe.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Location of events unclear / unknown, somewhere in Europe.

    L/S and aerial shot of smoke rising in distance from burning oil dump. M/S men next to plane. Smoke billows out of machines to create smoke screen. Various shots of American 106th division walking through smoke screen. M/S walking through town. M/S as tanks roll through. Various shots of explosions in distance, smoke billows upwards.

    L/S soldiers on riverbank pushing out in small boat, the boats ferry troops over to the other side. M/S as they put equipment in boat. M/S as German prisoners are ferried on boat. L/S caves in mountain. Various shots Red Cross workers, soldiers warm their hands by the fire. Various shots of troops by riverbank with equipment. An empty boat crashes into others and goes under the water. M/S soldiers tying boats together, building pontoon bridge (?).

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:39:00 / 01:35:03:00
    UN 986 D

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  1. Unknown user says

    This footage was shot by a cameraman named as "Dougall", on 10 February 1945.

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