• Short Summary

    Item which the commentator urges members of public to join up to the ARP services.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "CIVIL DEFENCE [trailer]"

    Various shots of bombing of Madrid during Spanish war to illustrate bomb damage. Various shots ARP (Air Raid Precaution) ambulance workers and stretcher bearers, and women car drivers driving ambulances. The commentator says that men and women are urgently needed to be trained for the service.

    Cataloguer's note: Existing records suggests that the footage in the item is from Can No 37/13 and UN 117.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1021.40
    Media URN:
    20428
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/08/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:20:00 / 01:41:00:00
    Canister:
    39/69

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