• Short Summary

    Large crowds watch American style sports at Hyde Park performed by United States Army infantrymen (previously known as Doughboys)

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Doughboys in London

    ENGLAND: London: Hyde Park:
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    LS pairs of men doing "see-new" race,:2 men sitting down link arms and legs and move along on their bottoms. LS crowd in background watching

    G.I., Troop, Dogface, team sport, spectators, officers, soldiers
    ENGLAND: London: Hyde Park:
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    SV line of men each eith one hand between legs holding hand of next man move backwards over men lying flat on the ground.

    G.I., Troop, Dogface, team sport, spectators, officers, soldiers
    ENGLAND: London: Hyde Park:
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    LS line of men move forward over men lying flat on the ground.

    G.I., Troop, Dogface, team sport, spectators, officers, soldiers
    ENGLAND: London: Hyde Park:
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    SV men crawling after oranges.

    G.I., Troop, Dogface, team sport, spectators, officers, soldiers, oranges, relay games
    ENGLAND: London: Hyde Park:
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    SV man throwing lessoo in circles about him.

    G.I., Troop, Dogface, team sport, spectators, officers, soldiers, lasso, roping
    ENGLAND: London: Hyde Park:
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    LS, SV men boxing blindfold in ring created by other men sitting in circle.

    G.I., Troop, Dogface, team sport, spectators, officers, soldiers, boxing
    ENGLAND: London: Hyde Park:
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    LS game of ball. 2 teams hit ball with their hands over rope to one another.

    G.I., Troop, Dogface, team sport, spectators, officers, soldiers, ball
    ENGLAND: London: Hyde Park:
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    LS men stand in circle while one man chases another round circle.

    G.I., Troop, Dogface, team sport, spectators, officers, soldiers, chase
    ENGLAND: London: Hyde Park:
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    SV man get into row all bending over as in "leap frog".

    G.I., Troop, Dogface, team sport, spectators, officers, soldiers, leap frog
    ENGLAND: London: Hyde Park:
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    LS men doing "see saw" race.

    G.I., Troop, Dogface, team sport, spectators, officers, soldiers, relay
    Background: Large crowds watch American style sports at Hyde Park performed by United States Army infantrymen (previously known as Doughboys)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC8ICC039UKJMQQ5KC01GEL2I4
    Media URN:
    VLVAC8ICC039UKJMQQ5KC01GEL2I4
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/09/1918
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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