• Short Summary

    British troops defend a railway station against German forces in a mock battle

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Britain Prepared on All Fronts

    ENGLAND:
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    AEROPLANES R.A.F. AND NAVAL PLANES. Aeroplanes co-operate with Home Guard during defence of Railway Station (mock battle)


    HOME GUARD (Formerly known as L.D.V). Defence of a railway by H.G., planes overhead as infantry take up positions..tanks emerge thro' smoke..backed up by infantry..attempts by paratroops on signal box..(mock battle)


    MILITARY BRITISH. Defence of a railway station by Home Guard..planes roar overhead as infantry take up positions..tanks emerge thro' smoke screen..attempt by paratroops on signal box..foiled..(mock battle)


    TANKS. Tanks emerge thro' smoke screen backed by infantry in mock battle..planes co-operate.

    WWII, World War II, World War Two, Second World War, ambush, protect
    Background: British troops defend a railway station against German forces in a mock battle

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1XCCYZRR1B0J8L6072WAF7UJG
    Media URN:
    VLVA1XCCYZRR1B0J8L6072WAF7UJG
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/08/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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