• Short Summary

    Army reservists in Germany celebrate after they have been demobbed.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Germany.

    Army reservists being demobbed.

    C/U of a soldier darning his sock, C/U of another polishing his boots, they are all singing. A man looks down a bit of his rifle, others assemble and clean theirs. C/U of an accordion being played. M/S of the scene as they sit at a table in barracks, they jump to attention as their Sergeant Major comes in. He makes the announcement that they are demobbed and they all cheer and sing. Various shots as they march along carrying their suitcases and singing. M/S of men on a carriage drinking and singing, M/S of notice on the back which reads 'Back Home to Mother' in German.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    987.44
    Media URN:
    18179
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:44:00 / 01:38:41:00
    Canister:
    38/88

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