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  • Short Summary

    British soldiers enjoy a break at the seaside.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    72 Hours leave by the sea.

    Nice shots of British solider playing piano near beach, he smiles and sings. Other soldiers nearby watch. M/S of soldier playing football on the beach. Several shots of soldiers watching two young ladies dancing. L/Ss of men playing football. Women playing volleyball.

    Some good shots of soldiers dancing with women in dance hall. Good shots of feet and legs moving etc. Soldier relax on the beach whilst a women plays an accordion. L/S of soldiers walking along sea front and through street of town.

    L/S steam train pulling into station. Soldiers getting off. More dance hall shots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2078.02
    Media URN:
    75573
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:22:00 / 01:07:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 1421 D

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