• Short Summary

    Labour Minster George Isaacs announces details of big speed up of demobilisation.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "LABOUR MINISTER GEORGE ISAACS PRESSES THE DEMOB BUTTON".

    London.

    Close up shot of a sign for No 4 Military Dispersal Unit. General scenes of troops entering and leaving the demobilisation centre No 4 - Military Dispersal Unit at Olympia. Labour minister George Isaacs talks about speeding up demobilisation - Minister's broadcast statement as voiceover. Ex Flight Lieutenant Nole DFC, now bus conductor, boarding bus, speaks to camera, presses bell, bus moves off. Ex WREN Petty Officer Pinnock back at work in a fashion establishment. City of Westminster salvage van with a driver and dustman speaking on how they like civilian life. They are Sergeant Major Hayes and Sergeant Mayor Harris. Close up shot of a man eating breakfast and reading paper. Man walking along street turns and waves to his wife.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1165.24
    Media URN:
    40281
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:54:00 / 01:59:17:00
    Canister:
    45/81

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