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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Rushmoor Arena. The Soldiers' 'Wonder Show'. 1931's Tattoo promises to excel even last year's."

    Rushmoor Arena, Aldershot, Hampshire.

    Display of counter marching by massed military bands.

    Mass display of keep fit / PT with Indian clubs / dumbbells. There is a mock up of an ancient Roman arch in the arena.

    LS of mock combat - lots of musket smoke as troops recreate a battle from (what looks like) Napoleonic times.

    N.B. This looks like rehearsals rather than the Tattoo - their is no crowd watching.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/06/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    10620
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    809.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:46:00 / 01:46:09:00
    Canister:
    31/48
    Sort Number:
    31/048
  • Stills

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

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