FILM : Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall 1973 Jim Dale, Arthur Lowe, Bill Maynard, Tony Selby, Geoffrey Hughes, Spike Milligan West Sussex
Director : Norman Cohen   Production Company : Associated London Films, Norcon  Region : SOUTH EAST A-D

An aspiring jazz musician reluctantly obeys his call-up and joins the Royal Artillery regiment where he begins training.

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Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall - D Battery, 56 Heavy Regiment, Royal Artillery, Bexhill on Sea. Unknown location.
Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall

ahmpd001. D Battery, 56 Heavy Regiment, Royal Artillery, Bexhill on Sea. Unknown location.

Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall - The camera pans around the camp. Unidentified location.
Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall

ahmpd002. The camera pans around the camp. Unidentified location.

Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall - Terence 'Spike' Milligan (Jim Dale) is dropped off by an army lorry and makes his way to join the rest of the intake.  Unknown location.
Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall

ahmpd003. Terence 'Spike' Milligan (Jim Dale) is dropped off by an army lorry and makes his way to join the rest of the intake. Unknown location.

Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall - Sergeant Ellis (Bill Maynard) greets the late arrival. Unidentified location.
Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall

ahmpd004. Sergeant Ellis (Bill Maynard) greets the late arrival. Unidentified location.

Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall - Major Drysdale (Arthur Lowe), Sergeant Margaret (Tirzah Lowen) and Lieutenant Martin (Stephen Yardley) watch as the platoon returns from a cross country run. Unknown location.
Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall

ahmpd005. Major Drysdale (Arthur Lowe), Sergeant Margaret (Tirzah Lowen) and Lieutenant Martin (Stephen Yardley) watch as the platoon returns from a cross country run. Unknown location.

Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall - Sergeant Ellis leads the now fully trained soldiers onto the station platform at Bexhill on Sea. Horsted Keynes station on the Bluebell Railway in Sussex.
Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall

ahmpd006. Sergeant Ellis leads the now fully trained soldiers onto the station platform at Bexhill on Sea. Horsted Keynes station on the Bluebell Railway in Sussex.

ahmpd006n. The man in the army uniform was taking part in a Second World War event at the Bluebell Railway and was not an extra from the film who decided to stay. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 14-05-2014)

Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall - The troops cross the line onto the opposite platform. Horsted Keynes station was also seen in 'The Naked Runner' and 'Savage Messiah'.
Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall

ahmpd007. The troops cross the line onto the opposite platform. Horsted Keynes station was also seen in 'The Naked Runner' and 'Savage Messiah'.

ahmpd007n. The platform now has a W.H. Smith kiosk which was added approximately ten years ago. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 14-05-2014)

Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall - Spirits are high as the men wait for the troop train to arrive. Horsted Keynes station, West Sussex.
Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall

ahmpd008. Spirits are high as the men wait for the troop train to arrive. Horsted Keynes station, West Sussex.

ahmpd008n. When the film was made, this platform had no waiting rooms or canopy. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 14-05-2014)

Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall - The train departs, taking Spike and his comrades to war. Horsted Keynes station.
Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall

ahmpd009. The train departs, taking Spike and his comrades to war. Horsted Keynes station.

ahmpd009n. A very similar train at Horstead Keynes now. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 14-05-2014)

Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall - Sergeant Ellis waves as the train leaves. Horsted Keynes station, Horsted Keynes, West Sussex.
Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall

ahmpd010. Sergeant Ellis waves as the train leaves. Horsted Keynes station, Horsted Keynes, West Sussex.

ahmpd010n. Now with the waiting rooms and canopy which were later additions to this platform. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 14-05-2014)

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