• Short Summary

    British forces fight communists in streets of Athens.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "STREET FIGHTING IN ATHENS".

    Athens, Greece.

    British troops in firing positions in street. Long shot of Sherman tanks in street - tank driving into doorway of Elas (National Liberation Army) headquarters. Various shots of tanks and infantry storming Elas headquarters. Several shots of tank patrolling through Athens street. Various shots of British infantry advancing along street. Closer shot of Sherman tank passing camera. Several more shots of the tanks and troops advancing through the streets.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1145.04
    Media URN:
    39752
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/01/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:11:00 / 01:07:22:00
    Canister:
    45/4

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