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  • Short Summary

    British and French troops working together in France at the start of the war in 1939.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    France.

    At the start of the World War II, British and French troops are seen peeling potatoes, looking at camera. Pan, soldiers peeling potatoes, they occasionally look at the camera smiling - looks staged, probably is. Soldiers pose for the camera.

    Soldier lighting a cigarette on another soldier's cigarette. One of them is British, another French. Mixed troops passing camera hugging each other, smiling. Various shots of the mixed troops gathering firewood, digging trenches (or similar), on guard duty.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    610.06
    Media URN:
    58311
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:27:00 / 01:26:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 198 C

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