• Description

    Crimea, Ukraine / Russia, Soviet Union (USSR).

    Russian title reads "Landing on Crimean Coast".

    Various shots of the Red Army troops gathered on field listening to various officers addressing them. Various shots of the troops getting onboard boats, they also load arms and equipment. Several shots of the boats at sea, some night shots.

    Various shots of the barrage at night. Various shots of the troops disembarking and advancing along Crimean coast at dawn. More shots of the troops landing and advancing. Several shots of the artillery barrage, some wounded men seen.

    Various shots of the Red Army troops advancing inland - they climb a hill and cross the field. Various shots of the troops taking German prisoners. Various shots of the destroyed school and other heavily bombed buildings along coast.

    Some dead Germans seen. More shots of the Red Army troops searching for mines with mine detectors, relaxing after battle, more men arriving, unloading equipment, taking care of wounded men etc. More shots of the Russian troops advancing through Crimean countryside.

    Russian voiceover and music.

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  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:49:00 / 01:31:24:00
    UN 233 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 0233 C
  • Appears in...

    War & Revolution
    Temporary workspace: 5.3.2010 07:37 Crimea Crimea Material (Ep.3) Ukraine Eastern Ukraine Ukraine Ukraine
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    This clip currently has no date range, but I think we can safely say it originates from between 1939 and 1945.

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