• Short Summary

    Footage of British and American soldier on exercises in the English countryside.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Army Exercises in England. June 1943.

    Various shots of an Anglo American exercise taking place in the Warminster area, Wiltshire. Shots of soldiers being served food (looks like mashed potato !). M/S of soldiers eating food and drink. Numerous shots of armoured vehicles and tanks moving down country lanes.

    M/Ss of soldiers lying with machine guns on the side of the road. Convoy of armoured vehicles. L/s of aircraft flying over, smoke bombs going off on the ground. Several more shots of troops on exercises.

    Cataloguer's note: Some very nice shots of the English countryside during wartime.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1819.03
    Media URN:
    60706
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:49:00 / 01:16:17:00
    Canister:
    UN 331 C

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