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  • Short Summary

    Good scenes of French soldiers training at famous Cavalry school.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Saumur, France.

    Soldiers parade in front of the Cavalry School at Saumur. VS of soldiers training on horseback - learning to make horses leap and kick. Soldiers riding horses at speed cross country. VS of soldiers training on motorcycles. Riding their motorbikes over rough terrain. VS of them training with light tanks. LS of room with large ground plan as soldiers learn battle tactics. Good tank training shots. Graduation ceremony at night. VS at memorial to comrades lost in war. VS of items in regimental museum. CU gate with 'Ecole De Cavalerie" on.

    (F/G) Old record suggests material dates from around 03/09/1957.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2890.14
    Media URN:
    83628
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:48:00 / 01:25:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 2999 G

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