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  • Short Summary

    A U.S. officer sorts through the piles of personal effects belonging to dead prisoners. Belsen.

  • Description

    Unused / Unissued material. U.S. soldiers sort through personal effects belonging to dead prisoners at Belsen concentration camp. Germany.

    M/S officer looking at rows of clocks, C/U one clock. Various shots of them piled up. M/S as he looks at opera glasses and cameras. M/S purses and magnifying glasses. M/S soldier on guard. Various shots of other effects in piles, a U.S. officer goes around showing them to the camera, they include: knives, jewellery, rings, suitcases, money, certificates, spectacles, cutlery and teeth. Various shots as soldiers sort through them. Brief L/S of big crowd scene somewhere.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1990.03
    Media URN:
    62115
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:32:00 / 01:20:17:00
    Canister:
    UN 1139 C

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