• Short Summary

    RAF boxing team from Rhodesia fight against Union Defence team at Robert's Heights.

  • Description

    Titles read: "BOXING IN SOUTH AFRICA" (Dublin issue).

    Various shots of two bouts of a boxing match in an indoor ring between the RAF team from Rhodesia and the Union Defence team at Robert's Heights, South Africa. In the first bout Air craftsman Willy Smith 'outpoints' Air craftsman Adamson of the RAF. Then Cadet Laurie Steven knocks out RAF Sergeant Letty. Natural sound allows us to hear the cheering and shouts of the crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1324.31
    Media URN:
    43800
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:35:00 / 01:54:18:00
    Canister:
    42/35 (Dublin)

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