Britain Never Called In Vain! 1931

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    Full title reads: "London. Britain Never Called in Vain! Army recruiting campaign evokes immediate response, but many more are wanted to make up to full strength!"

    London.

    New recruit to the army chats to a sergeant.

    A volunteer is measured and has his eyes checked.

    Two recruits take the oath of allegiance while holding Bibles. When they finish they kiss the Bibles.

    More shots of recruits forming up (in civvies).

    They march down the street from the recruiting centre.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/01/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    8115
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    753.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:07:00 / 01:35:46:00
    Canister:
    31/2
    Sort Number:
    31/002
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