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  • Short Summary

    Footage of troops unwrapping presents on the Western Front.

  • Description

    Xmas at front. Belgium.

    Christmas gifts for Belgian soldiers at the Front; World War One. Soldier walks out doorway carrying 2 bags; pan left as he walks to automobile / actually more like an early jeep. Loading bags on the vehicle. MS group of soldiers opening their presents - soldier holds up shirt; more guys unwrap new clothing. They gather up their things and walk away across field. Holidays; military. Belgium.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2330.19
    Media URN:
    74883
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:53:00 / 01:29:40:00
    Canister:
    ON 194 F

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