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  • Short Summary

    Camels are used for military patrol by Sikhs in the Indian Army.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations unknown or unclear.

    India - 1947.

    Camels are used for military patrol in difficult terrain where jeeps and other forms of transport are ineffective.

    M/S of camels kneeling down for their riders to mount. Several shots of a patrol of Sikhs mounted on camels setting off.

    C/U of an armed Sikh on a camel. C/U two Sikhs posed on one camel. C/U head shots of individual Sikhs.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2168.11
    Media URN:
    74255
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:35:00 / 01:36:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 1811 A

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