• Short Summary

    An item showing the Walcheren landings. Holland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The Walcheren landings.

    Holland.

    Various shots of British commandos at Breakens preparing for assault on Flushing. Landing craft sail along and dive bombers shell defences. The commandos disembark and go ashore with their equipment.

    Various shots of British troops advancing past burning buildings and firing in the streets of Flushing. Various shots of captured German prisoners of war. Various shots of royal marine commandos sailing towards Westkapelle on landing craft. Various shots of rocket fire from ships. Various shots of marines on landing craft.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1368.09
    Media URN:
    44807
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/11/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:52:00 / 01:22:53:00
    Canister:
    44/90

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