• Short Summary

    Fijian men come to Farnborough to serve in British army.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Fijians get into Khaki".

    Farnborough, Hampshire.

    Various shots group of men from Fiji Islands in their traditional dress. They are playing instruments and dancing for audience of British soldiers. They perform traditional ceremony for welcoming strangers.

    M/S of Fijian men marching in snow in army uniform - they are in Britain to serve in army. Various shots Fijians having snow ball fight wearing only sarongs and bare feet!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1707.13
    Media URN:
    53067
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/01/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:28:00 / 01:51:33:00
    Canister:
    62/3

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