• Short Summary

    British Women volunteers in medical teams in France are reviewed by French General.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "British Women With The Army".

    France.

    VS of a French general accompanied by Lady Hadfield and Mrs Spears reviewing women of the British medical unit who are drawn up with their vehicles in the courtyard of a large farm.

    VS of the women parading past the general followed by a contingent of French troops and then their ambulances.

    CUs. of some of the women who make up the unit.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1043.37
    Media URN:
    20771
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:25:00 / 01:42:09:00
    Canister:
    40/38

Comments (1)

  1. benden says

    The French general is Edouard-Jean Réquin, commander of 4th Army to which the Hadfield-Spears ambulance unit was attached.
    See: http://www.generals.dk/general/Réquin/Edouard-Jean/France.html

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