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  • Short Summary

    Lots of different types of tank take part in manoeuvres on Salisbury Plain.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Salisbury Plain. First 'All Tanks' Manoeuvres. 250 tanks of all sizes take part in great 'battle' of Salisbury Plain."

    Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire.

    Large number of various kinds of tanks are drawn up in lines on Plain before start of manoeuvres. The tank crews stand in front of their vehicles.

    Closer shots of man in tank.

    Various shots of tanks moving around Salisbury Plain. Lots of different kinds of tank.

    N.B. This story in fact appears to be from 32/66 and has been misfiled here. The story which should be here is "Aldershot. Our Mechanised Army. Gives an impressive display of modern warfare for the Dominion Premiers."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    747.05
    Media URN:
    7897
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/10/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:02:00 / 01:07:15:00
    Canister:
    30/41

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