• Short Summary

    Full scale exercises by British army on moorland training grounds using live ammunition.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Artillery Barrage Exercises".

    Location of events unknown (narrator describes it secretively as "somewhere in England".

    Full scale exercises in attack on army training grounds using live ammunition.

    Various shots of troops, guns and vehicles advancing across snow covered moorland. Various shots of high ranking army officers watching exercise. Various shots of soldiers sitting in snow eating sandwiches. Various shots of shells being loaded into artillery. Various C/Us of soldiers looking at watches. C/U of soldier shouting through load speaker. Various shots of artillery being fired and explosions on the hillside. Various shots soldiers running over hills with fixed bayonets.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1067.40
    Media URN:
    37758
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:00:00 / 01:54:12:00
    Canister:
    41/8

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