• Short Summary

    British and American authorities in Germany cancel military railway service between their zones and Berlin after Russian interference with railway traffic

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Berlin Crisis

    GERMANY: Berlin:
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    BERLIN Trains arrival at Zonal boundary at Helmstedt. British soldiers and personnel leaving train to continue in buses pan shot of bus column. Train with German civilians continuing - through Russian zone. Shot of Power plant in background. Warning boards seen etc This was called Berlin Crisis


    GERMANY British military train arriving at Helmstedt - zonal boundary. British military and personnel detraining and boarding buses to prepare for rest of journey into Berlin. German civilian train seen allowed to continue. Shots of Russian zone. Warning notices - and power plant in background. Good shots of train continuing to Berlin


    RAILWAYS British military train pulling into Helmstedt. Zonal boundary. Military personnel and civilians leaving train to continue journey to Berlin in Buses. German civilians in train allowed to proceed. Shots of Russian Zone with Warning notices and good shot of train continuing to Berlin


    Germany

    train, passengers, stoppage, civilians, transportation, post-war, postwar, railroad, railway car, Russia, USSR, Soviet Union, Britain, United States, cancelled, tension
    Background: British and American authorities in Germany cancel military railway service between their zones and Berlin after Russian interference with railway traffic

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6QGHFD0GWQ9M1396JVMVCZPH3
    Media URN:
    VLVA6QGHFD0GWQ9M1396JVMVCZPH3
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/04/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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