Fighting French Commandos 1942

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    Titles read: "FIGHTING FRENCH COMMANDOS".

    Somewhere in England.

    Various shots show Fighting French Commandos in action during invasion exercises on a beach. The men are seen in training for hand to hand combat (jujitsu) and tree and rope climbing. Then they scale the walls of buildings and shin up drainpipes - "it's handy training too, if a latchkey ever gets lost" says commentator.

    M/S of the Commandos on parade and presenting arms.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/10/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44243
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1340.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:18:00 / 01:33:47:00
    Canister:
    42/85
    Sort Number:
    42/085
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