• Short Summary

    World heavyweight boxing champion, Joe Louis, called up for national service.

  • Description

    USA: California: Camp Callen:
    EXT
    Soldiers lined up on parade ground as others march past
    Side view Troops on parade
    BV Line of troops entering building with "Finance Office" by door

    INT
    Soldier, in hut, receiving pay.
    Close up showing discharge papers.

    EXT
    Soldiers leaving through line of draftees

    Greenwood Lake:
    Joe Louis (World Heavyweight Boxing Champion) speaking SOT
    - As far as The Army is concerned I'm ready to go any time Uncle Sam calls me

    Joe Louis (wearing t-shirt and shorts) marching up and down then posing with rifle

    SLATE: Good Scenes.

    Gen. view of Joe Louis in boxing ring, shadow boxing.
    Joe Louis skipping.
    Close up Joe Louis punching punch ball.

    KW: Personalities - Sport; Joe Louis Barrow (1914-1981), United States of America; Military - Active
    Background: World heavyweight boxing champion, Joe Louis, called up for national service.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA21T3NFJEQ26D6C0COOPED19L3
    Media URN:
    VLVA21T3NFJEQ26D6C0COOPED19L3
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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