• Short Summary

    British war chiefs including Secretary of War Mr Leslie Hore-Belisha , Sir Cyril Deverell (chief of Imperial General staff) attend army manoeuvres in France,

  • Description

    Normandy, France:

    Gen view Military attaches look at map.
    Side view French Minister of War Edouard Daladier looking at map.
    CU Daladier.
    Semi view & cu Mr. Hore-Belisha.
    CU Field Marshall Sir Cyril Deverell. Long view attaches round map on table.
    CU Jap General.
    CU Chinese General.
    Pan troops wait behind bushes.
    Semi view & cu machine gun firing.
    Long view troops run towards camera.
    CU putting shell into cannon.
    Long view cannons firing. cu raft into water. Pan raft across river with troops.
    Semi view Binoculars pan down to Machine gun firing.
    CU Machine gun firing.
    Pan cavalry round corner into smoke.
    Semi view troops towards with Gas-masks on. Gen view tanks in road.
    Angle shot & CU gun tank.
    CU tank enters village.

    Including close ups of French generals and other military chiefs Sir Cyril Deverell.

    Personalities - Politicians; Military - Active; Personalities - Armed Forces; Leslie Hore-Belisha (1893-1957), 1st Baron Hore-Belisha; Field Marshall Sir Cyril John De verell (1874-1947)
    Background: British war chiefs including Secretary of War Mr Leslie Hore-Belisha , Sir Cyril Deverell (chief of Imperial General staff) attend army manoeuvres in France,

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAB94KDA3634ZO6JCEG7SZTL5DJ
    Media URN:
    VLVAB94KDA3634ZO6JCEG7SZTL5DJ
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1937
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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