• Short Summary

    War heroes compete in their own golfing championship at Roehampton.

  • Description

    Roehampton, London.

    LV. Golfer drives off from first tee, pan to general view of the golf course during Blesma (British Limbless Ex-Service Men Association) golf competition. LV. Mr C. W. Gardner makes a short putt on a green and misses. He is the one armed golf champion of the world. SV. Mr Gardner walking. LV. Mr R. G. Paine standing on one leg preparing to drive off. SV. As he drives off nearly losing his balance. His caddy hands him his crutches and he walks away. SV. Air Marshall Sir Augustus Walker drives off with his left arm. GV. Players on the green. SV. Mr Paine takes a long putt, but the ball just misses the hole. LV. Sir Augustus Walker putts. CU. The ball roles into the hole. LV. Mr Paine drives. Back view, another one armed player drives off. GV. The golf course. SV. Mr Paine putts. CU. The ball stops just short of the hole. CU. Mr Paine and Sir Augustus standing with friends laughing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1764.05
    Media URN:
    54546
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/06/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:10:00 / 01:17:18:00
    Canister:
    63/45

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