• Short Summary

    South African reserve troops do their training.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "African Mirror No 136. Building Up The First Reserve Brigade."

    South Africa.

    Various good shots of medical examinations being carried out on new recruits into the South African Reserve Army.

    Shots of recruits in uniform doing rifle drill.

    Various shots of troops under going mortar and machine gun training and drill.

    Various shots of the troops doing running, pt / keep fit exercises and tug of war.

    Company are inspected and commence their passing out parade behind a pipe and drum band.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    594.23
    Media URN:
    59327
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:36:00 / 01:56:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 170 D

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