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  • Short Summary

    American troops look over damaged and abandoned German military vehicles.

  • Description

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

    Various shots of an American soldier examining a German lorry marked with the Red Cross which had in fact been converted into a mobile workshop.

    Various shots of smashed and damaged vehicles of all kinds in a scrap yard / vehicle graveyard. All manner of German tanks, half tracks etc are there. American troops examine the remains, a soldier hangs out his washing on a line between two wrecks. The soldiers look over various damaged German field guns.

    Travelling shot of sign 'Bridge Ahead Under Fire". Travel shot over bridge. Various shots of American troops on the march. They look over more damaged vehicles and guns.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1895.02
    Media URN:
    72696
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:28:00 / 01:06:46:00
    Canister:
    UN 906 D

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The "WL" numberplate on the ambulance identifies it as belonging to the Luftwaffe.

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