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  • Short Summary

    Sailors perform drill on parade ground, including setting up gun carriages.

  • Description

    HMS Excellent - Portsmouth in Hampshire.

    Military demonstration. British Royal Navy sailors perform a fast-paced drill; pulling guns carriages; setting up guns; etc. Much running back & forth; changing positions; transporting guns across stadium; climbing over and under barriers; etc. Navy band plays at side.

    Note: footage is very light.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2384.11
    Media URN:
    76205
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:04:00 / 01:31:41:00
    Canister:
    ON 288 C

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