• Short Summary

    Brazilian soldiers on manoeuvres with tanks and jeeps.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'CAVALRY'S NEW "HORSES"' (Dublin issue).

    Brazil.

    Various shots of a battalion of Brazilian cavalry on an exercise in the home terrain. Soldiers of the new cavalry sleep in hammocks under a shelter because of the heat. They are woken by reveille and put their hammocks away.

    The uniformed troops carry equipment to small tanks and drive off. Other men get into jeeps. Various shots of the troops moving through the countryside and across streams. The men put on gas masks and run down a grassy bank.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1346.18
    Media URN:
    44412
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/12/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:36:00 / 01:36:33:00
    Canister:
    42/101 (Dublin)

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