• Short Summary

    Lord Gort talks about British troops in Iceland.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "LORD GORT ON ICELAND".

    London & Iceland.

    Lord Gort sitting at his desk speaking about his visit to Iceland. His speech continues over images of British troops in Iceland.

    Close up shot of a map showing the position of Iceland. Various shots of the British troops in Iceland - marching, erecting huts, on manoeuvres, on guard, in towns and beside roads, talking with civilians, swimming naked in hot springs.

    Several scenic shots of coastal town in Iceland.

    Close up shot of Lord Gort sending his best wishes to men in Iceland.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1063.49
    Media URN:
    21325
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/12/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:10:00 / 01:57:42:00
    Canister:
    40/102

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