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    England: GV troops on field at bayonet practice. LV troop bayoneting dummies. LV troops learning to protect themselves against bayonet attack on field. SV Sir Alan Brooke discussing manoeuvres with military officer. SCU Sir Alan Brooke discussing manoeuvres with military officer. GV troops jumping out of Bren carriers with Brens and tommy guns. SV troops towards along ditch with tommy guns. LV troops lined up with tommy guns ready to charge. LV troops with portable wireless transmitter. SCU troops with portable wireless transmitter. CU Sir Alan Brooke with military officer. GV mass of troops marching forward with bayonets. Trav. shot mass of troops marching forward with bayonets, troops charge. Trav. shot troops march forward with bayonets and charge. LV Sir Alan Brooke speaking. SV. Sir Alan Brooke, speaking. CU Sir Alan Brooke speaking.



    SOUND EFFECTS: LV Sir Alan Brooke speaking: "Everywhere I go I find the same keenness to increase their efficiency in the shortest possible time, and, coupled with this keenness, (SV) there exists a calm confidence in the future. (CU) Even the hardships of training under rigorous (?) winter conditions has failed to damp this ardour, and I welcome this opportunity of paying a high tribute to all ranks for the sacrifice and determination which they have shown.



    GOOD SCENES: LTV troops waiting ready for bayonet practice. STV three soldiers bayoneting dummy. STV instructor demonstrating with soldier how to tackle the enemy. GV pan four bren carriers along ground at speed. LV pan five bren carriers along ground at speed. GV about ten soldiers firing tommy guns from behind hedge. SCU about ten soldiers firing tommy guns from behind hedge LV about ten soldiers firing tommy guns from behind hedge. GTV pan three long lines of soldiers marching with bayonets to their shoulders. LTV pan three long lines of soldiers marching with bayonets to their shoulders. SCU Brooke. SV group of about a dozen officers standing conferring together. SCU Sir Alan Brooke talking to officer. CU side view Carr. CU Watson. CU Adam. CU Joyce. CU Morgan. Int. SV Brooke speaks seated at desk.



    SOUND EFFECTS: SCU Brooke speaking: (Same as in Story).



    Military - Active; Personalities - Politicians




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    Film ID:
    VLVAD3OS070DPVVSX1KZEKHX4R5WV
    Media URN:
    VLVAD3OS070DPVVSX1KZEKHX4R5WV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/03/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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