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  • Short Summary

    Item showing areas dangerous because of unexploded mines, and ammunition dumped at sea.

  • Description

    Unused / Unissued material.

    Somewhere in Europe.

    CU's small boy and girl at play on beach which may be dangerous due to mines. CU mother rushes onto beach and rescues children. Various shots family picnicking in a field within danger area. CU baby eating. CU boy and girl play in fields which may be dangerous. CU as mother rushes into field, slaps children, and moves them to safety.

    CU small girl playing with ears of corn and plants etc. MS sign 'Caution mines may be washed up do not touch any suspicious objects'. CU car containing family pulls up beside the warning notice.

    Various shots troops dumping ammunition into sea from a Landing Ship Tank. Various shots Landing Ship Tank with ramp lowered and out at sea. CU's troops sorting ammunition on board the craft. LS landing craft. MS train pulling into quayside loaded with ammunition for dumping. MS's as crane loads ammunition onto LST. MS troops handling ammunition.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:11:00 / 01:10:22:00
    UN 1501 D

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