• Short Summary

    Home Guardsmen get training in using petrol bombs.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Cocktails A La Molotov".

    VS of an army defence exercise, a tank representing the enemy rams a road block whereupon troops rush out from hiding and set light to the tank with Molotov cocktails / petrol bombs.

    N.B. These men are members of the Home Guard. The mock up tank is painted with its Swastika the wrong way round.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1053.46
    Media URN:
    21060
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/08/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:41:00 / 01:43:09:00
    Canister:
    40/68

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