• Short Summary

    Firemen leave on tour of USA + South Africa gives money to London fire brigade.

  • Description

    Title reads: "London Firemen to tour America".

    London.

    M/S of Charles Latham, leader of the LCC (London County Council) saying goodbye and good luck to District Officer Ivall and Auxiliary Firemen Haybrook and Falmer who are going on tour of the USA. Latham gives a speech wishing them luck and sends greetings across to America. Ivall gives a short speech in return, they then shake hands.

    Various shots of Mrs Waterson, wife of the High Commissioner for South Africa, presenting a cheque for $1,000. to the London Fire Brigade from the people of South Africa. C/U of the cheque. We see Mrs W meeting representatives of London Fire Brigade.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1113.36
    Media URN:
    38781
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/05/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:08:00 / 01:40:19:00
    Canister:
    41/36

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