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  • Short Summary

    Eleanor Roosevelt meets American paratroopers and watches them train.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Various shots Eleanor Roosevelt (FDR's wife) talking to American paratroopers in battle gear. The GIs then march past Mrs R., in background is large country house. M/S paras jumping out of shed on stilts - practising parachute jump. More shots Mrs R with the GIs - she seems in high spirits!

    Climate look quite cold - could be American army base in England.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1845.15
    Media URN:
    60875
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:03:00 / 01:28:46:00
    Canister:
    UN 706 M

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