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  • Short Summary

    Horses loaded onto train from Canadian army camp in field.

  • Description

    Canadian Mobilisation - Army Camp.

    Location of events unknown - France?

    Pan rt. on horses standing around w/ train wagons in BG; w/ field guns on the cars. Cont. pan right. Horses going up ramp and entering train car; w/ some coaxing. Wigwam tents (conical) in a field; pan across - a lone soldier (Canadian) is on guard duty; walking past w/ rifle over his shoulder - good shot.

    Army Camp. World War One.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1940.10
    Media URN:
    73851
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:17:00 / 01:12:07:00
    Canister:
    ON 173 G

Comments (1)

  1. seatosomme says

    Those " wigwam" tents are called "bell tents" and are the standard British Army tent of the Period..

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