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    New British HQ at Monchen-Gladbach - trucks unloaded, new houses, school, shop.

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    Munchen-Gladbach, Germany.

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    GV. H.Q. at Bad Oeyhausen. LS. Taking sign (Headquarters Northern Army Group) down over entrance. Various shots, removing Army signs. LS. Train leaving Bad Oeyhausen station. GV. Former H.Q. (3 shots) GV. New H.Q. at Monchen-Gladbach. CU. Flags flying. LS. Train pulling into Rheindahlen. LS. Women's Services alighting from train and leaving station, boarding a lorry. LS. Troops onto lorry. LS. Convoy of army lorries passing through town. Various shots, unloading trucks and loading onto lorries. Various shots, new houses for troops. Various shots, soldiers moving into houses cultivating front gardens. GV. Houses. GV's New School, NAAFI shop, soldier and wife shopping. GV. the Estate. GV. Entrance to new H.Q. Various shots children of army families, going to school. Various shots, road sign. CU. Sign of H.Q. (Northern Army Group.) CU. Sign: Rheindahlen. CU. unpacking telephones. Various shots, children playing in new gardens and also fighting amongst themselves. LS. R.C.M.P. policeman, patrolling traffic. MS. Woman hanging washing on line, soldier husband helps. GV. Hostel for other ranks.


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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:25:00 / 01:46:29:00
    UN 2684 A

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