P.T. Aka African P.T. 1943

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
This video has no sound
  • Description

    African P.T.

    South Africa.

    Young men march along and do formation exercises in front of an audience of young girls and boys. They do stretching and bending exercises as well as jumping over the vaulting horse. Various shots as they somersault over each other and on their own.

    Cataloguer's note: the soundtrack to this item is missing.

  • Tags

  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:14:00 / 01:39:32:00
    NSP 354
    Sort Number:
    NSP 354
  • Appears in...

    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
24 January 2015 marks 50 years since the death of British Prime Minister and international statesman, Sir Winston Churchill. British Pathé’s cameras followed Churchill throughout his career.
If you are a media professional and have seen some footage or stills you wish to include in your production, please contact us.
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.

Related Videos

Springboks Still Winning!

Springboks Still Winning!

Rugby players from London are beaten by a touring side from South Africa.

Springboks Still Winning!

Springboks Still Winning!

South Africa beat Wales in International Rugby match from Swansea.

Hit - And Keep Fit! Dublin Issue

Hit - And Keep Fit! Dublin Issue

Men at a South African PT School are seen boxing and doing keep fit exercises.

Springboks Unbeatable!

Springboks Unbeatable! "How About It England?"

South Africa win international rugby match against Ireland in Dublin.

P.T. Aka Young South Africans P.T. Issue Title - Head Over Heels

P.T. Aka Young South Africans P.T. Issue Title - Head Over Heels

Boys and girls put on displays of physical exercise at Pretoria, South Africa.

Responding To The Premier's Call Aka South African Recruits

Responding To The Premier's Call Aka South African Recruits

New recruits join up and start their training with the South African Army.

Physical Training Battalion Boys In Action

Physical Training Battalion Boys In Action

South African newsreel showing tumbling display by boys from Physical Training Battalion.

On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
There are some people who saw their mortality as really rather funny. Here are 12 of the best epitaphs.
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.