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  • Short Summary

    Tanks and other mechanical transport are used in army manoeuvres on Salisbury Plain.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Salisbury Plain. A 'Battle of Machines' is the feature of this year's Army manoeuvres - when 'Southland's' army of 150 tanks and 15 armoured cars invade 'Northland' with its 50 tanks, 35 armoured cars and 2,000 cavalry!"

    Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire.

    Tanks move about town street on their way to manoeuvres. VS tanks along road. Field artillery guns fire. A mechanical tractor moves a field gun into place.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    741.39
    Media URN:
    6840
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/09/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:59:00 / 01:51:15:00
    Canister:
    30/30

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