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  • Short Summary

    Footage of invasion scenes in Europe, refugees and American soldiers.

  • Description

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

    Invasion Scenes - Europe: US Troops.

    Various shots of numerous civilians pushing large prams and carts with belongings in along road. L/S of troops lining road as civilians pass by. More good shots of civilians pushing belongings. M/S of elderly woman with push bike. Excellent shots of procession of people. Various shots of babies and young children fast asleep in prams. M/S of American soldier handing chewing gum to young boy. Some civilians enter house. A woman rushes out of the house to greet children, she bends down and enthusiastically kisses child.

    M/S of the woman preparing fire in the house. M/S of man sitting at table smoking cigarette and drinking cup of tea (?). L/Ss of soldiers loading and firing large artillery pieces. M/S of soldier running though doorway out of underground bunker. M/Ss of soldiers in bunker reading magazines and smoking. They suddenly get up and run for the room. M/S of soldier at desk writing and smoking. M/S of man sleeping. M/S of soldier running out of doorway of bunker.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1952.14
    Media URN:
    61594
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:46:00 / 01:51:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 987 C

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