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  • Short Summary

    Inspection of paratroops

  • Description

    Location Unknown / Unclear

    General coming from plane at airport. Other men coming from plane and receiving welcome from general. Various people talking and posing for photographs. Planes in flight dropping parachutes (Various shots) Paratroops landing and preparing weaponry. Generals talking. Parachutes dropping supplies. Tanks in procession and shelling fire. Tanks driving home at night.

    Note: Footage has no documentation, and the reel fails to uncover much about the story. Appears to be American or French troops camped in Europe, probably Germany.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2610.21
    Media URN:
    70560
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:15:00 / 01:49:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 2467 H

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