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  • Short Summary

    March past by British troops in Germany, German officers surrender and hand over weapons.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Surrender of Germany.

    L/S planes flying over buildings. M/S British officer saluting. Officer inspects American troops in street. Crowds of soldier sit watching from windows and heaps of rubble. Officer then inspects sailors and a regiment of Scots soldiers in kilts. More aeroplanes fly overhead.

    Scottish bagpipers lead march past of infantry and tanks through streets. The senior officer stands on platform taking salute. L/S warship. M/S Scots regiment marching through street.

    Various shots showing captured German officers handing the ammunition from their pistols to a Scottish officers. The two most senior officers then walk up to a platform and hand over their pistols to another Scottish officer. They salute each other, it's all very formal. The other German officers are seen handing over their guns.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2141.01
    Media URN:
    63606
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:03:00 / 01:04:21:00
    Canister:
    UN 1154 C

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