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    ENGLAND : Tank Gunnery School. England Intr. view of Tank gunnery school Cu. view of man sitting in gun turret. Semi front view gun & man sitting in turret facing camera showing small miniature gun on top of turret gun. Cu. soldier loading small miniature gun aligned on top of turret gun. Back view showing man sitting in gun turret showing model military targets in front of him. Cu. view of officer shouting range. side view of pupils in turrets sighting guns. Semi view of small model target of enemy placed amongst model targets. Semi view of pallets hitting near model target and knocking in down. Semi view showing pupils in gun turret. Cu. back view of pupil in turret taking aim. Cu. model target being hit & knocked down.

    Sound Effects: Loud shouting of officer shouting out range light noise of miniature guns firing and pallets hitting target. Gen. noise in gunnery school.

    England: Mass Tank firing Manoeuvres. Lulworth, England Gen. view pan. of mass of tanks in muddy field stationary. Semi view of soldiers working on tanks. Cu. view of soldier hitting caterpillar of tank with hammer. Semi view of 2 men working on top of tank. Semi view of soldier on tank cleaning tank's gun. Gen. view of men running to tanks and getting in. Gen. view pan. of tanks on the move. Back view travel shot of tanks in line firing. Long back view travel shot of tank showing tracks left in mud by tanks. Semi view of heavy tank away from camera pan. to another tank past camera. Cu. Tank's caterpillar past camera. Semi view of light tank past camera. Gen. view of heavy tanks across field. Semi view of tanks in line towards and past camera firing. Back view travel shot of tanks in line thru mud firing. Semi cu. back view travel shot of tanks in line firing END OF FIRST SECTION..ORIG. NEG.

    Cu. view of tank's caterpillar over heavy mud. Cu. view pan. looking up at tank's gun past camera. Gen. view of tanks towards in single line firing. Gen. view pan. of mass of light tanks across field, firing machine guns. Ground shot of tanks past in line. Shot of tanks firing showing three shells exploding in wood. Gen. view of mass of tanks on slope. Semi view of tank up slope - tank stops and turns tank gun turret towards camera. Gen. view of heavy tanks in line firing. Gen. view of tanks over rough country. Shot of tanks along in single file. Gen. view of heavy tanks out of hiding into open. Side view of light tanks firing machine guns. Back view of tanks across field firing guns. Semi view pan. of 2 tanks firing. Gen. view of smoke rising in distance. Cu. view follow shot of tank at speed in field. Gen. view of mass tanks across field firing - explosions near tanks...ROTA BLUE.

    Sound Effects: 1st section is original negative and is silent.. Loud noise of tanks firing guns and machine guns. Gen. noise of tanks advancing.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6DO64FFUMN8IAHFS26VV2ECN4
    Media URN:
    VLVA6DO64FFUMN8IAHFS26VV2ECN4
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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    UK: Tank Gunnery School.

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