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  • Short Summary

    Disabled war veterans do muscle strengthening exercises in order to resume normal life.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Veterans clinic trains disabled servicemen to resume normal life. Location of events unknown / unclear.

    L/S gymnasium. Various shots of men playing a giant game of draughts and lifting the 5 lb pieces to exercise waist and legs. Good shots of men on cycling machines and using elasticated ropes to exercise the arms. C/U man with artificial leg on cycling machine. M/S man turning big wheel to build up arm muscles. Various shots as disabled men walk through turnstile and into cut off model of underground train / bus. They sit down or hold onto the handrails. They stand up and practise walking down the steps.

    Cataloguer's note: the date on the original record reads 14/6/1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2092.11
    Media URN:
    62905
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:01:00 / 01:16:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 1459 G

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