• Short Summary

    England's Home Guard using London streets to fight a mock battle, including Red Cross rescues, with members of the Regular Army serving as judges

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Home Guard Battle of London

    ENGLAND: London:
    EXT

    AIR RAIDS AND A.R.P. Mock gas attack during Home Guard Battle of London..H.G. working in gas masks..red cross..tank traps and barricades in bombed streets etc. Regular Army acts as umpire


    HOME GUARD (formerly known as L.D.V). Home Guards battle operations in London..from L.N.E.R.,L.M.S., and G.P.O., Units..areas barricaded tank traps..regulated army umpires..defenders wearing field service caps..attackers steel helmets..mock gas attack..(in respirators). using bayonets..red cross at work..signallers.


    MILITARY BRITISH. Army Officers at as umpire at..streets Home Guard Battle of London barricaded and tank traps..bayonet fighting..operations carried out in respirators..signallers at work etc.


    RED CROSS. At work during Home Guard(Mock) battle of London


    Civil Defence

    World War II, World War 2, WWII, Second World War, war, exercises, attack, training, Local Defence Volunteers, HG, nurses, war games, practice, practicing, practiced
    Background: England's Home Guard using London streets to fight a mock battle, including Red Cross rescues, with members of the Regular Army serving as judges

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABVC1DJEOUSIIW9S0HCJZNROJD
    Media URN:
    VLVABVC1DJEOUSIIW9S0HCJZNROJD
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment