• Short Summary

    Officer cadets learn tactics in classroom and on practical training exercises.

  • Description

    Title reads: "100% FIT".

    Officer Training School, location of events unknown.

    M/S of sign reading "Are you 100% fit? Have you 100% enthusiasm?". C/U of officer shouting commands. M/S of officer cadets drilling on parade ground. M/S of cadets practising hand-to-hand combat. M/S of training officers watching. Various shots of cadets firing machine guns. Various shots of cadets going over obstacle course with bayonets fixed and stabbing strategically placed dummies.

    Panning shot of cadets in classroom, an officer gives a lecture on tactic, he points at a map on the ground. Various shots of cadets on a beach firing shells at a flagged buoy out at sea. Various shots of cadets on training exercise. We see them running over scrubland, avoiding explosions. M/S of cadets cutting barbed wire. M/S of cadets dragging out 'injured' soldiers and dead bodies (more straw dummies) out of battlefield.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1101.27
    Media URN:
    38442
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:01:00 / 01:37:46:00
    Canister:
    41/17

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