• Short Summary

    Peter West compresses food extracts to make concentrated rations for servicemen.

  • Description

    Compressing foods.

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots of food extracts from steak, milk, wheat, potato, carrot and onion. Dietician Peter West dehydrates them and mixes them together, they are then compressed by a machine to make a concentrated ration for those servicemen in isolated areas. Various shots of men sitting around a table and eating the rations, they do not look very thrilled.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1564.15
    Media URN:
    50219
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/07/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:54:00 / 01:30:05:00
    Canister:
    NSP 380

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