• Short Summary

    Good footage of British army in training with army vehicles. Bordon, Hampshire.

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    Army M.T. Tests. Bordon, Hampshire.

    C/U Driver in dummy lorry, instructor reflected in mirror. M/S Line of drivers practising in dummy cabs. L/S Line of drivers, instructor in background. M/S "L" driver in cab indoors, instructor at control panel at back of dummy lorry. C/U Dials on control panel. C/U Lighted board indicating driver's mistakes. C/U Control panel as instructor presses button. C/U "L" driver, instructors in background pointing to chart on wall. M/S Bren Gun Carrier, camera follows as it jumps hump. M/S Empty Bren running down hill, driver rushes forward, and jumps into cab while Bren is still moving.

    M/S Bren going up ridges. M/S Bren going through water, pan as it goes over pit in ground. L/S Bren going down very steep incline stops for a minute, then pulls away. M/S Bren going down very steep incline, camera follows. T/S Bren going down very steep incline, stops for a minute, then pulls away. C/U Army types watching. M/S One Bren pulling overturned one. C/U Soldiers watching covered Land Rover going down steep hill. C/U soldiers watching. M/S Men pulling cable from lorry to top of hill. M/S Two sergeants tying hawsers. C/U Types watching. T/S Lorry being hauled up hill. T/S Field gun attached to lorry being pulled up behind. M/S As it approaches top of hill. T/S Motorcycle going up hill.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:54:00 / 01:59:27:00
    NP 338

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