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  • Short Summary

    Troops of the Irish Free State army train with horses and machine guns at the Curragh Camp.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Irish Army in training at the Curragh."

    Introductory intertitle reads: "The horse still lives in the Irish Army."

    Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    Soldiers of the Irish Free State army are seen training on horses in open area. Soldiers go through some kind of drill routine with horses. Soldiers do horse jumping exercises over fence.

    Soldiers go through manoeuvres and training with machine guns. Soldiers charge over a hill carrying rifles and bayonets.

    Intertitle reads: "At the end of the day."

    Troops lead by a pipe and drum band march into camp.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    737.26
    Media URN:
    6741
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:41:00 / 01:39:54:00
    Canister:
    30/54

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