Full title reads: "Southampton. 'Theirs not to reason why'! The Middlesex Regiment - the famous Diehards - leave for service overseas on eve of the holiday season."
Soldiers queue up with their kitbags on their shoulders as they wait to walk up the gangplank...
Troops of the Lincolnshire Regiment parade through their Home Town.
11 squadrons from the Italian Alpine Regiment take part in skiing races wearing their full kit. Dolomite mountains, Italy.
A Scottish regiment is involved in a ceremony in the grounds of Edinburgh castle, Scotland. Soundtrack missing.
The Cambridgeshire Regiment is given Freedom of the Borough of Cambridge.
Soldiers of Scottish Regiment laying railway tracks in France in 1939.
King George VI inspects the Scottish Regiment.
Scottish troops relaxing.
Scottish gun crew loading and firing field telephone.