• Short Summary

    Border between India and Afghanistan is the one of the most sensitive borders of the Empire.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "IN THE DANGER ZONE - Further pictures from our Cameraman in India."

    Khyber Pass, India.

    Long shot of the landscape of bordering territory between India and Afghanistan - Khyber Pass. This is one part of the Empire where we are constantly at war - says voiceover. Two Indian guards of the hill. Indian guard with a gun closely watching the border.

    Troops on horseback being inspected - special frontier force, elite troops, mostly Indian solders. Commander in Chief of the border troops Field Marshal Sir Philip Chatwood (sp?) watching march past. He salutes as the troop march past. More shots of the troops marching past.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    781.10
    Media URN:
    8626
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:24:00 / 01:14:48:00
    Canister:
    34/35

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