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  • Short Summary

    Donated guns are packed into cases to be sent to Britain to aid the war effort.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    United States of America (USA).

    Men crate up all manner of small arms - pistols, rifles, carbines etc. into boxes for shipment to Britain to be used to aid the war effort. It looks as if people have donated the guns to help the British.

    Men look through various gun cases. One man puts together one of the rifles and points it at the camera. Various shots of the collected weapons. The tops are nailed down onto the crates and the address is stencilled on - 'Ministry of Small Arms and Ammunition."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    596.03
    Media URN:
    59359
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:51:00 / 01:10:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 171 C

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