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    American Recruits Arrive at Camp, Start Training

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    American Army Camp.

    United States of America.

    American recruits arrive at Army Camp; start training. GV 5-car train stopped on track; men wearing suits & carrying small bags getting out of all the cars; standing on left. Recruits walking toward camera; on dirt road. GV recruits walking on other side of a huge puddle; w/ barracks in distance.

    CU The recruits get their teeth checked. Soldiers stand looking in their mouths. A bunch of men in bathing suits run across beach and into ocean. DS men jumping up and down and splashing in water. Recruits parade; w/ rifles; still in civilian clothes. Officer inspects recruits; tries to rearrange a guy who's not sucking in his gut enough. Men in a line; going by table outside barracks building; getting uniforms - already wearing hats.

    Military. World War One; USA

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    Film ID:
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    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1916 - 1918
    hd format:
    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:17:00 / 01:26:11:00
    ON 145 C

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