• Short Summary

    A look at the hobbies of the Hendon AFS crew.

  • Description

    Part of V FOR VICTORY issue.

    Hendon, Greater London.

    A look at the hobbies of an AFS crew.

    C/U of AFS (Auxilliary Fire Service) badge on a uniform. Various shots of AFS section officer Bremner making model of wooden fire engine, behind him is the real fire engine. M/S of Assistant Commandant Davis admiring Sub Officer Biggs. Various shots of Biggs making beaten metal ash trays with AFS.

    Various shots of Fireman Potter making hand made book covers with ornate gold lead patterns on. C/U of Potter. Various shots of Section Officer Shaw operating his model railway.

    Various shots of Fireman Perriman (sp.) and Fireman Hill making model of galleons. Various shots of Fireman Waller's (sp.?) model of ship "Dover Castle" with working motor. Various shots of Fireman Taylor tinkering with his model motor boat.

    M/S of fleet of AFS trucks and fireengines driving out of AFS station.

    Note: commentary starts with Morse code signalling tone.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1310.08
    Media URN:
    43402
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/08/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:08:00 / 01:15:43:00
    Canister:
    NSP 282

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