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  • Short Summary

    Canadian troops undergo military training while Hughes and McMahon discuss tactics.

  • Description

    Title - 'Mr Hughes, Minister of Defence, and General P McMahon, Chief of Staff, discuss the situation. Pathe Gazette exclusive pictures'.

    Canada.

    CU of Canadian Minister of Defence Hughes studying a map and discussing situation with General McMahon, two other officers look on, there are army camp tents in background. MS camouflaged jeep and truck on road. MS looking up at sky.

    MS uniformed soldiers running / jogging along railway line. Brief shot of aeroplane in sky making curve. Soldiers walk single file on path with trees and bushes in background, suddenly they all dive into the grass to hide; then get back up and continue. Rear MS soldiers firing guns from behind a barrier of earth and scrub.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2344.18
    Media URN:
    75231
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1917
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:16:00 / 01:35:40:00
    Canister:
    ON 222 H

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