Special Constables At Hounslow 1915

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    Special constables at Hounslow. London.

    World War One; home front. Special Constables parading at Hounslow.(Men too old or for some other reason unable to go to war.) CU profile one of Specials; leader; talking. Side shot of Constables standing in rows; and the leader facing them looking at a notebook. Pan back along rows. Long row of Specials marching toward camera. More; various shots; of the Specials drilling; with a couple young boys along for mascots or something.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1915
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    71680
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1858.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:07:00 / 01:23:52:00
    Canister:
    ON 028 B
    Sort Number:
    ON 028 E
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