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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Demonstration of Military Engineering".

    VS of army Royal Engineers demonstrating their latest methods for crossing a river one by means of collapsible boats and the other with the aid of small floating pontoons and connecting planks that enable a squad of men to cross.

    MSs. and CUs. of engineers at work digging shallow pits and laying land mines.

    CU Soldier showing his camouflaged helmet and the hole which he hides in. His helmet matches the field in which he is entrenched.

    LSs.& MSs. of land mines exploding in field and demolishing two telegraph poles in the field.

    LS of large explosion.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    20792
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1045.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:10:00 / 01:02:19:00
    Canister:
    40/40
    Sort Number:
    40/040
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Films 2 (Ep.3) Digging (Ep.4) Digging and Building Camouflage Unit
  • Stills

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

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