• Short Summary

    Footage of the front-line servicemen in action including ARP Wardens and Firemen.

  • Description

    M/S of an ARP (Air Raid Precaution) Warden looking at the damage done to a civilian housing by bombing. L/S's of several civilian men and women surveying the damage. L/S's of the wardens clearing some of the debris. Good M/S of a member of the Home Guard standing on top of a a pile of rubble with rifle over his shoulder.

    M/S's of firemen at putting fire out with hose. Various shots of the newspapers running through a printing press. The commentator says the newspaper workers are also vital. L/S of two roof spotter looking through binoculars into the sky. More good shots of workers at work in printing press. L/S's of policemen directing traffic through busy London streets. The commentator says that London can take it and ".. stand firm"

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1296.19
    Media URN:
    43039
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:34:00 / 01:39:17:00
    Canister:
    NSP 242

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