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  • Short Summary

    Various scenes of Australian & British troops in England.

  • Description

    Weymouth, Dorset.

    World War One. Various scenes of Australian & British troops; in England. Opens with Brit soldiers wearing battle helmets; some with Union Jacks sticking out of their rifles; walking alongside waiting train. Officers in FG; sort of pushing the soldiers into line. Weymouth; open square with some buildings across it. Two officers on horseback ride by. Group of soldiers march toward camera--some Brit; some Aussie. Quick CU of the soldiers standing around truck while duffel bags are tossed off. Soldiers in field; operating big gun. Officer looks through binoculars. Several other soldiers stand in distance watching. Then same guys assembling same gun; so obviously earlier shot. Next; shot of soldiers standing outside door at barracks; as various officers; etc. walk out the door; some salutes exchanged. Military.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1852.34
    Media URN:
    71479
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:37:00 / 01:41:17:00
    Canister:
    ON 016 H

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