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    Unissued / unused material.

    Army Recruiting Selection Centres at Fort de Vincennet, France - modern methods to test enlisted men's aptitudes.

    MS young recruits marching past camera. MS & CU interior recruiting centre, young men enlisting. MS & CU interior recruiting centre where young men enlisting. MS & CU recruiting staff. Various shots of recruits having psychological tests and medical examinations. MS of recruit taking seat before officer. MS officer seated at table. MS of recruit rising and officer handing him book.

    Various shots soldiers in action - flashing signal lamp, manning field gun, walking up hill with rucksacks.

    Various library shots of army conscripts / new recruits from early 1930s, we see them saying goodbye to their loved ones. CU 1930s bugler. MS soldiers coming out of barracks (1930s). Various shots soldiers learning how to march and salute (1930s).

    Date on dope sheet is 12/09/1957.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    68953
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2566.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:32:00 / 01:24:40:00
    Canister:
    UN 3004 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 3004 A
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Military Medical Tests
  • Stills

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

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