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  • Short Summary

    Sir A. McKinnom & Mayor of Birkenhead review Bantam Battalion.

  • Description

    Birkenhead, Merseyside.

    Military review of Bantam Battalion by Sir A. McKinnom and Mayor of Birkenhead. MS of Mayor, Sir McKinnom and other dignitaries, soldier holding Union Jack in background. Both Mayor and Sir McKinnom give speeches. Extremely short soldier meets McKinnom.

    Note: Bantam Battalion was made up of soldiers who did not meet normal height requirement for British army.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2334.21
    Media URN:
    74985
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:58:00 / 01:15:23:00
    Canister:
    ON 203 C

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