• Short Summary

    Village of Duren, Germany, the last major population centre before the Rhine crossing, was destroyed by Royal Air Force air raids prior to the U.

  • Description

    GERMANY: Duren:
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    Duren levelled by RAF carpet bombing

    RAF, Royal Air Force, destruction, bombing, U.S., army, infantry, soldiers, prisoners, German, Nazi, POW, POWs, prisoner of war, Sherman tank, armour, armoured, unit, destroy, destroyed
    Background: Village of Duren, Germany, the last major population centre before the Rhine crossing, was destroyed by Royal Air Force air raids prior to the U.S. Army's advance toward Cologne, with many Wehrmacht prisoners taken

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8DX2UKZ5NPEL69JBXUZZ74RVR
    Media URN:
    VLVA8DX2UKZ5NPEL69JBXUZZ74RVR
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1945
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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