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March of Time -- outtakes -- American soldiers fighting in St. Malo, France

Film | Digitized | Accession Number: 2004.723.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4085 | Film ID: 2732

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    March of Time -- outtakes -- American soldiers fighting in St. Malo, France

    Overview

    Description
    Fighting in an around St. Malo, France. A horse-drawn cart with several women in it rides past a street sign that has arrows pointing in the directions of Rennes and St. Malo. The scene switches to show a plane in the air over the countryside. Smoke rises from the ground. Back on the ground, an American soldier surveys the scene through binoculars. Two soldiers aim a 75mm gun at the town of St. Malo. Landscape of destroyed buildings with a plane flying overhead. More shots of the soldiers loading and firing big guns. A French civilian consults with two GIs. Views of shooting across a body of water at the fort at St. Malo. The next scenes show tanks and American soldiers moving down a road. They inspect buildings and capture a German soldier. A group of American medics on the streets of the town; house-to-house fighting. Two soldiers assist a comrade down the street. An ambulance drives down the street. A medic bandages a wounded man's leg. A group of American soldiers examines a large display of signs in German. American soldiers, men of the Free French Forces of the Interior and civilians talking and smiling. American soldiers drink wine. Two soldiers ride down the street on horseback. American soldiers serve food and water to French civilians. A distraught Frenchman angrily addresses a crowd of prisoners in a field. A French civilian consults a map with an American soldier. An American soldier makes an announcement over a loudspeaker from the rear of a communications truck.
    Duration
    00:09:57
    Date
    Event:  1944 August
    Locale
    France
    Saint Malo, France
    Credit
    Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
    Contributor
    Producer: March of Time, Inc.

    Physical Details

    Language
    Silent
    Genre/Form
    Outtakes.
    B&W / Color
    Black & White
    Image Quality
    Fair
    Time Code
    01:21:40:00 to 01:31:37:00
    Film Format
    • Master
    • Master 2732 Video: Digital Betacam - NTSC - large
      Master 2732 Video: Digital Betacam - NTSC - large
      Master 2732 Video: Digital Betacam - NTSC - large
      Master 2732 Video: Digital Betacam - NTSC - large
    • Preservation
    • Preservation 2732 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Preservation 2732 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Preservation 2732 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Preservation 2732 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    You do not require further permission from the Museum to access this archival media.
    Copyright
    Public Domain
    Conditions on Use
    To the best of the Museum's knowledge, this material is in the public domain. You do not require further permission from the Museum to reproduce or use this material.

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    Administrative Notes

    Film Provenance
    The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum purchased the film excerpts from the National Archives and Records Administration in July 2004.
    Copied From
    35mm DNS; b/w
    Film Source
    United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Motion Picture Reference
    File Number
    Legacy Database File: 4293
    Source Archive Number: 200 MTT 1107 O,P
    Record last modified:
    2024-02-21 08:07:15
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