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  • Short Summary

    American troops enter Cherbourg and are entertained by the locals. France.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Cherbourg, France.

    Various shots of locals gathered together in town, they look at the camera. M/S Americans with German prisoner. M/S American soldiers eating, the locals stand behind. M/S soldiers laughing with old man who has long beard. Various good shots as the locals dance and sing to entertain the American soldiers. They gather their possessions and move off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1965.10
    Media URN:
    61771
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:12:00 / 01:31:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 874 G

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The footage here was all shot on 28 June 1944, by a cameraman named as "Sgt Newman".

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