• Short Summary

    US army displays a prediction of what soldiers will wear in the future.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    US army unveils "Soldier of the Future", United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of the "Soldier of the Future" wearing special uniform. The futuristic uniform includes "rocket-powered jump belt", infrared binoculars and rubber mask and gloves to protect the wearer from nuclear explosions - over-all effect looks like something from "Star Wars"!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2736.16
    Media URN:
    80567
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:15:00 / 01:23:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 3246 E

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