• Short Summary

    British Army and Canadian Army units landing at Spitsbergen, Norway, to prevent German troops from occupying the islands

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Allied Landing at Spitzbergen

    NORWAY: Spitsbergen:
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    ASSAULT LANDING CRAFT..or Invasion barges bring stores and evacuate inhabitants of Spitzbergen


    BARGES Invasion barges used in evacuation of inhabitants from Spitzbergen..& bringing up stores


    COAL Firing coal at Spitzbergen


    EVACUATION Evacuation of inhabitants from Spitzbergen..evacuees arrive in Britain


    MILITARY BRITISH. British & Norwegian troops embark, Spitzbergen..blow up buildings & fire coal..evacuation of inhabitants


    SPITZBERGEN. British Canadian and Norwegian troops embark... blow up buildings and fire coal.. evacuation of inhabitants..invasion used..evacuees arrive in Britain


    Military - Active; Norway

    archipelago, armed forces, Canada, cold, evacuate, civilians, island, invade, invasion, troops, soldiers, demolition, demolish, flag, German, mine, explosion, fire, refugees, engineers, World War Two, World War II, Second World War, war, Germany, World War 2, refugee, evacuate, evacuee
    Background: British Army and Canadian Army units landing at Spitsbergen, Norway, to prevent German troops from occupying the islands

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVARM06OG5EZ5MVO4UJWIVAAKWC
    Media URN:
    VLVARM06OG5EZ5MVO4UJWIVAAKWC
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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