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  • Short Summary

    Light-hearted military sports events.

  • Description

    Military sports.

    Location of events unknown / unclear.

    MS of army officer with woman walking past line of soldiers holding up rifles. MS men (white shorts and T-shirts) seen from rear run to tall ladders leaning up against a horizontal pole. They climb the ladders and drop down on other side; then continue running.

    MS two soldiers straddling pole hitting each other with bags or pillows until one loses balance and falls. MS very popular wheelbarrow game, where one soldier wheels another along, he uses a pole to knock bucket of water from scaffold and soaks both of them.

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    Film ID:
    2324.17
    Media URN:
    74793
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:12:00 / 01:25:02:00
    Canister:
    ON 185 O

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