• Short Summary

    Winston Churchill watches paratroopers in military exercise in South Carolina as part of his visit of the United States.

  • Description

    USA: South Carolina: Fort Jackson:
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    Various Winston Churchill MP (Prime Minister), smoking cigar, inspecting American paratroops
    LOW ANGLE three planes carrying troops dropping paratroopers
    LOW ANGLE parachutists dropping PAN three planes dropping more paratroopers
    LOW ANGLE plane dropping parachutists
    LOW ANGLE parachutists landing
    LOW ANGLE Churchill climbs on to platform to watch paratroopers doing physical training with rifles
    LOW ANGLE between ranks of soldiers showing Churchill in background standing on platform
    Close up PAN down from panama hat to Churchill

    Personalities - Politicians; Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (1874-1965), United States of America; Airforce - Active; Aviation; Military - Active; Ceremonies - Miscellaneous;
    Background: Winston Churchill watches paratroopers in military exercise in South Carolina as part of his visit of the United States.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA74L6I2A85IYZHGLIPITDI9CQF
    Media URN:
    VLVA74L6I2A85IYZHGLIPITDI9CQF
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/07/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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