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  • Short Summary

    Invasion scenes in Neuss, Germany.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Germany.

    L/S explosions in river. Various shots of half sunken bridge in Neuss. M/S American soldiers firing 3" mortars from gun. M/S of them walking away. Various shots of the destroyed bridge again with explosions going off near it. American soldiers walk back to mortar and fire it again. M/S as group of soldiers emerge from a bombed house. C/U's American soldiers. M/S destroyed house.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1968.07
    Media URN:
    61816
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:25:00 / 01:25:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 1055 E

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    This footage is the work of two separate cameramen.

    Sadly the first is unidentifiable. However the footage from 0:59 is shot by a cameraman named "McMahon", on 5 March 1945. The code "83X" on the slate at 0:59 may mean that the subject is the 83rd Infantry Division.

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