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WWII - 1940s, England, London in Wartime, Clean-up

Reel Number: 220654-04

Color: Black and White

Sound: SIL

Year / Date: 1943,1944

Country: EnglandUNITED KINGDOM,United Kingdom

Location: London

TC Begins: 20:28:20

TC Ends: 20:35:58

Duration: 00:07:38

WWII - 1940s, England, London in Wartime, Clean-up St. Paul’s Cathedral w/ traffic, double-decker buses passing in front w/ bomb damage nearby. Steam roller w/ dome of St Paul’s behind. Man operating steam shovel clearing rubble from bomb damage. Top shot city showing leveled buildings. Rooftop - damaged Guildhall. 20:30:27 CU clothing in debris. Civil defense workers clear rubble w/ crane & buckets. Bombed out window w/ picture of Winston Churchill. Men removing paintings from blitzed shop. Old man leaving grocery shop with pint of milk. Woman buying milk thru broken window. Group of schoolboys. Fireman damping down smoking building remains w/ hose. 20:33:16 Rescue workers sift thru rubble of bombed out building - man in charge Warwick. Rescue workers find body - bring out and wrap in shroud. Top shot rescue services outside hospital? 20:35:31 Interior damaged hospital - nurses cleaning up, making bed - another nurse dressing hand wound. WW2 Blitz; Good street scenes; England - homefront; Air Raid Aftermath;

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