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  • Short Summary

    American troops advancing through countryside.

  • Description

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    American soldiers in a village firing mortar. As it fires they move back and put their hands on their ears. Several shots of the infantry advancing across field, shells bursting around.

    American soldiers carrying wounded, some on stretchers.

    Distant shelling, smoke rises across field. Army vehicles driving towards camera through fog. Vehicles driving across pontoon bridge.

    Men with mine detectors moving slowly along road side, snowy field behind.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1999.16
    Media URN:
    62263
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:14:00 / 02:00:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 967 F

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The footage from 03:10 onwards was shot by a cameraman named as "G. Meyer" of the 166th Signal photo company, on 15 November 1944.

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