Off To The Near East 1922

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    Aldershot, Hampshire.

    Full titles read: "OFF TO THE NEAR EAST - to the old, old tune, 'It's a long way to Tipperary !'

    L/S's of soldiers marching in line at after dark. Group shot of the troops, holding their rifles. They turn and walk away.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/09/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    23262
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    284.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:28:00 / 01:05:31:00
    Canister:
    G 914
    Sort Number:
    G 0914
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    War & Revolution
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