• Short Summary

    Appeals for subscriptions to the Czech National Defence are sent out as troops mobilise.

  • Description

    Titles read: "NATIONAL DEFENCE IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA".

    Various shots of millions of written appeals to Czech citizens for a subscription to the National Defence being put into envelopes, sealed, run through sorting machines and put into sacks by men and women. Commentator explains this is the first act by the new Czech Prime Minister, Army Inspector General Jan Syrovy.

    Several shots of new colours being presented to an army regiment. Czechoslovakian troops march along in the country's mobilisation on a full war basis. Military man salutes - General Syrovy? Brief shots of Czechoslovakia's Defence Corps of women watching the troops. Girls wave at the soldiers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    981.44
    Media URN:
    18049
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:03:00 / 01:47:03:00
    Canister:
    38/77

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