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  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    South Dakota, United States of America (USA). American voiceovered newsreel material.

    New America's Army tank named 'General Patton' is ready to be tested. Woman climbing into cockpit. Close up shot of woman driver putting on crash helmet and adjusting goggles. General view of 'General Patton' tank and Sherman tank demonstrating their turning ability. High angle long shot of 'General Patton' and Sherman tank turning. Long shot of the two tanks climbing hill. Close up shot of 'General Patton' tank climbing followed by Sherman. Pan with 'General Patton' riding very fast along bumpy terrain.

    Possibly connected with 48/93 - MD. Possibly in tin marked UNSO 43.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    59815
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1522.52
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:10:00 / 01:59:57:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 043 D
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 043 D
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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