• Short Summary

    Good footage of NATO forces carrying out war games in Bavaria, Germany.

  • Description

    NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organisation) on Manoeuvres. Bavaria, Germany.

    L/S German tanks coming along road. C/U Caterpillar tracks of tank as it goes past camera. L/S as Tanks go away down the road. C/U The federal German defence minister Strauss talking to army officer. L/S Helicopter flying low over snow covered fields. L/S Ditto. they are American copters. L/S Three soldiers with machine gun in trench. L/S White clad soldiers alighting from the copters. M/S Soldiers running over the snow. C/U Soldier firing sub machine gun. M/S Soldiers believed to be American's walking through wood.

    C/U Soldier looking through binoculars he looks like an American he turns round to look away from camera. M/S pan America truck towing as "Honest John" ground to ground missile. C/U Officers conferring. M/S The "Honest John" being fired it is fired camera pans with it as it flies through the air. L/S American tanks moving across the snow covered fields. L/S Troops lying in snow with guns. L/S American tank firing it does so. L/S Shells bursting near the "Enemy" lines. L/S Ground to air and unmanned reconnaissance plane flying under remote control a parachute.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:11:00 / 01:30:20:00

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