• Short Summary

    Good footage of bombs being manufactured as part of South Africa's munitions drive.

  • Description

    Titles read: "BOMBS, BOMBS, BEAUTIFUL BOMBS!"

    South Africa.

    Commentator talks of South Africa's big munitions drive as we see various shots of bombs being made by men in a factory. The 'fins' are made and fitted to the bombs which are varnished and baked in a special oven. Several shots of bombs being packed into crates and bombs lined up on a shelf.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1210.01
    Media URN:
    15767
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/11/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:38:00 / 01:02:18:00
    Canister:
    PT 554

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