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    Abyssinian army have bayonet practice. Originally part of News in a Nutshell - international news stories in brief.

    Abyssinia (Ethiopia).

    Various shots of Emperor Haile Selassie, in military uniform, being shown new methods in military warfare. Amongst Emperor's entourage is crown Prince. European / white officers appear to be in charge of training Ethiopian soldiers. The emperor is shown an example of a trench and watches bayonet practice by Ethiopian soldiers in European style uniforms. A group of Ethiopian tribal chiefs also watch the demonstration.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/09/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    12326
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    839.37
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:39:00 / 01:39:29:00
    Canister:
    35/71
    Sort Number:
    35/071
  • Appears in...

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    Ethiopian Warriors Ethiopia W C Handy Ethiopia 309 Ethiopia
    Programmes
    News in a Nutshell
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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