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    Titles read: "NATIONAL DEFENCE IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA".

    Various shots of millions of written appeals to Czech citizens for a subscription to the National Defence being put into envelopes, sealed, run through sorting machines and put into sacks by men and women. Commentator explains this is the first act by the new Czech Prime Minister, Army Inspector General Jan Syrovy.

    Several shots of new colours being presented to an army regiment. Czechoslovakian troops march along in the country's mobilisation on a full war basis. Military man salutes - General Syrovy? Brief shots of Czechoslovakia's Defence Corps of women watching the troops. Girls wave at the soldiers.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    18049
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    981.44
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:03:00 / 01:47:03:00
    Canister:
    38/77
    Sort Number:
    38/077
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Pre-War Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia Collection
  • Stills

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

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