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  • Short Summary

    American officers being entertained by happy women & town being shelled.

  • Description

    Location Unknown / Unclear - Holland?

    Several shots of the American officers surrounded by happy women singing, one is playing mandolin. Officers leave and women cheer. Women eating, soldiers giving out food. American soldiers talking to women. Two officers arriving, women mob them and start throwing then in the air. Americans giving out bread to women - each takes two loaves. They continue unloading boxes of food from lorries.

    Various shots of unknown town, a factory in foreground. Town is shelled, explosions and smoke are seen. More shots of the town being shelled. Industrial area and a bridge being shelled.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1999.14
    Media URN:
    62261
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:33:00 / 01:54:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 967 D

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