• Short Summary

    Russian army advance towards Stalingrad.

  • Description

    Titles read: "WEST OF VORONEZH".

    The Don, Russia.

    A Russian armoured train pulls up in the countryside and infantry disembark to force the attack west of Voronezh. Commentator says "This is part of a big scale counterattack in the sector midway between Moscow and Stalingrad".

    Various shots of Russian artillery in action. Air to air shot of Russian bombers dropping bombs. Tanks in advance. Infantrymen advancing, some crawl along close to the ground.

    Bodies of dead German soldiers, burning tanks and equipment lie about.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1340.10
    Media URN:
    44233
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:39:00 / 01:17:02:00
    Canister:
    42/83

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