• Short Summary

    New weapons for the British army are put on show.

  • Description

    Hythe, Kent. New weapons for the British army are put on show.

    SCU. Soldier holding new rocket launcher. SV. soldier holding rocket. SV. Soldier loading rocket into launcher. CU. Soldier looking through optical sight of launcher. SV. Launcher fired CU. Patchet machine carbine magazine taken from pocket and fitted SV. Soldier taking stance and firing Patchet. CU. Patchet being fired. CU. Rocket attachment fitted to muzzle of rifle Anti-tank grenade fitted CU. Cartridge being inserted to rifle breech. Breech is closed and safety catch on. SV. Soldier placing arm through sling and taking stance prior to firing grenade. SV. Soldier holding rifle. SV. Grenade fired.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    60.22
    Media URN:
    28088
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:49:00 / 01:48:59:00
    Canister:
    53/14

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