• Short Summary

    British army exercises in Sussex.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Army exercises in Sussex".

    M/S of group of British Army officers chatting. Various shots of soldiers in fatigues marching through town streets and fields. Various shots of army vehicles and cavalry riding through streets and fields. C/U of soldiers operating field telephone / radio equipment. More shots of army vehicles on manoeuvres - tanks, jeeps, caterpillar wheeled armoured cars carrying heavy artillery.

    M/S of soldiers running down slope, in background are white chalk cliffs. The soldiers through themselves to ground and point rifles. M/S of horse drawn gun carriage. Various shots soldiers loading antiaircraft gun. L/S of aeroplane flying over field, soldiers point their guns at it. M/S of armoured car / tank.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    891.18
    Media URN:
    13117
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:05:00 / 01:35:18:00
    Canister:
    36/68

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The three unusual small vehicles seen at 0:10 are all Vickers Carden Loyd Utility Tractors.

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