• Short Summary

    Soldiers from the Alpine regiment of the French army take part in manoeuvres in the French Alps.

  • Description

    Item title reads - French Alps.

    FRENCH ARMY IN ALPS. (LNER)

    L/S of tents pitched in the Alps. Various shots of military Chiefs of staff from various countries assembled to watch the manoeuvres. M/S of a tank firing in valley. Various shots as the Alpine regiment walk up the hill whilst tanks drive up. Various shots of the army on horses. Various shots as they march past President Albert Lebrun after the exercises. M/S of General Gamelin (?) who led the manoeuvres. Various shots as they march past and the President watches.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    973.45
    Media URN:
    17427
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/08/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:56:00 / 01:48:25:00
    Canister:
    38/66

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