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  • Short Summary

    American soldiers continue advance through Europe.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Invasion scenes Europe: US Troops.

    L/Ss and M/Ss of American troops escorting German prisoners of war through country village (possibly France). Several shots of the soldiers marching under armed guard. Shots of soldiers in dugouts in field. Soldiers moving slowly forward. M/Ss of soldiers lying on their fronts in woodland areas firing rifles. Various shots of Sherman tanks speeding across field. M/Ss of soldier carrying wounded soldier. M/S of corpse lying in crumpled heap. Several shots of soldier marching across field. M/Ss of soldiers sitting down on hill. More shots of soldiers marching.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2121.11
    Media URN:
    74242
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:41:00 / 01:49:49:00
    Canister:
    UN 1056 D

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Currently dated as 1940-49, the footage seen here was actually shot in 1945.

    The material from 3:03 onwards was filmed by William Teas of the 166th Signal Photo Company, in Sinspelt, Germany.

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