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  • Short Summary

    An item showing American troops stationed in Iceland surviving the cold and mud. No sound.

  • Description

    Item title reads - With U.S. forces in Iceland.

    Various shots as soldiers from the American army march along in their arctic uniforms. Trucks and tanks also drive through. Various shots of the merchant navy bringing war material. Various shots of crew on deck. Various shots of the damaged ship "Kearney" sailing along. M/S of American Stars and Stripes flag. Various shots of the holes in the ship from her encounter with a U-boat.

    Various shots as trucks drive through mud and soldiers wade through the muddy water. Various shots as they wash their clothes with water from the hot springs. Various shots as they line up to receive their pay. M/S of three soldiers holding their money and grinning.

    End Titles.

    Cataloguer's note: the soundtrack to this item is missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1131.48
    Media URN:
    39388
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1941
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:46:00 / 02:01:25:00
    Canister:
    41/90

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