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  • Short Summary

    Footage of America soldier somewhere in snow covered Europe.

  • Description

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

    Invasion Scenes - Europe: US Troops.

    M/S and C/Us of machine gun firing from inside snow covered dugout. Shpts of soldier walking along trench. More shots of gun firing from dugouts. Good M/Ss and C/Us of soldiers loading and firing shells. L/S of soldier walking up to building. Another soldier opens the door from the inside and lets him in. L/S of soldier walking through snow. Soldier walking through remains of damaged buildings. M/S of two soldiers smoking cigarettes, speaking on phone. Shots of destroyed church and other buildings in village. M/Ss of soldiers firing large machine gun from inside building. M/Ss of soldier washing face. L/Ss of wreckage of numerous buildings during heavy snowfall. C/Us of American soldiers

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1952.11
    Media URN:
    61591
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:18:00 / 01:35:45:00
    Canister:
    UN 975 D

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    A clapperboard at the outset reveals that this footage was all shot on 15 January 1945. The cameraman was Donald Calamar, of the 167th Signal Photo Company.

    The subject of the footage seems to be the 29th Infantry Division.

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