• Short Summary

    Demonstrations of methods used to deal with incendiary devices and smokescreens.

  • Description

    French titles - Pathe Journal story. Title: "Manoeuvres Belges".

    Scenes of civil unrest in Brussels in 1938. Crowds with banners etc. Belgian police arrest man, he is marched off.

    ARP precautions in Brussels, demonstrations of how to deal with incendiaries, and a smoke screen.

    Belgian tram emerging from smoke screen. Belgian firemen playing hoses on smoke.

    Street scenes in Brussels - people ride bicycles wearing gas masks. Various shots of people in gas masks. "Centre d'instruction anti gaz" is seen. Dignitaries visit.

    ARP wardens and Red Cross workers carrying man on stretcher. They all wear gas masks.

    A.R.P. Air raid precautions - Belgian home front.

    Natural sound but no commentary - intertitles in French.

    (Pathe Journal B/W).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2056.12
    Media URN:
    74120
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:27:00 / 01:46:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 1283 A

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