A Fight Between Friends 1943

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    Full title reads: "A FIGHT BETWEEN FRIENDS".

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    Various shots of one of the boxing bouts between Royal Navy and US Army at unknown location. Captain Bunbury of the Royal Navy and Colonel Haw of the US Army watching the fights. The referee stops one of the boxing fights after a knock down but the crowd don't like it so it is restarted only to see the army contestant on floor again - this time he has to be carried out.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    37878
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1073.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:52:00 / 01:12:06:00
    Canister:
    43/14
    Sort Number:
    43/014
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    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour War & Revolution
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    Boxing
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