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  • Short Summary

    British troops at demobilisation centre.

  • Description

    Demobilisation - part 1. Location of events unknown.

    British soldiers march along a muddy walk; they carry bags hanging over their shoulders; and they look pretty well at ease. They stride past sign with arrow To Departure Section (as well as To a lot of other things; like Information Bureau; etc.) Shot of 4 soldiers standing and waiting; with military little wooden buildings in BG. 3 soldiers walk through door with sign Policy Office. CU a soldier working there looks at papers; directs the men to different tables. Shot of a man sitting at the table filling out forms as the soldier leans on table; and looks down at what the guy is writing. Red tape. and then honorary discharge; homecoming and freedom.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1902.20
    Media URN:
    72865
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1919
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:08:00 / 01:21:46:00
    Canister:
    ON 113 E

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