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  • Short Summary

    Troops prepare fire wood and Christmas trees. Children meet Saint Nicholas and Black Peter.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material. - Location and dates unknown / unclear.

    VS of troops sitting around wood fire outside trying to keep warm.

    Shots of soldiers chopping down large fir trees. They carry off cleaned tree trunk. VS of them chopping up logs with saws and axes.

    Shots of two soldier cutting down small fir tree. More shots of soldiers carrying 'Christmas' Trees.

    VS of soldiers in hospital decorating a Christmas Tree with help from nurses. Shots of other decorations being made.

    Quick shot of Saint Nicholas and Black Peter meting children in town. Shots of children and mothers smiling. Shots of St. Nicholas escorted to jeep by soldiers and presents are loaded in. Children cheer and wave. The Christmas jeep is driven along

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1983.02
    Media URN:
    74020
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:54:00 / 01:13:51:00
    Canister:
    UN 936 C

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