• Short Summary

    Footage of British soldier operating guns and using long range finders.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    British gun site

    L/S of soldiers running. M/S soldiers operating gun sight equipment. L/S of large artillery pieces. Various shots of the soldiers operating guns, including Lewis machine guns and anti aircraft guns. Shots of soldiers having soup dished out to them.

    Cataloguer's note: Item has part sound only.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2183.05
    Media URN:
    64350
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:31:00 / 01:36:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 1347 C

Comments (1)

  1. MikeAsh says

    The first half of the film is interesting in that it shows the use of the Vickers Predictor instrument and the heightfinder at a permanent 4-gun AA battery.

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