• Short Summary

    Soldiers from the 33rd Parachute Light Regiment demonstrate the 105 mm howitzer gun.

  • Description

    Item title reads - New gun for army.

    Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire.

    M/S men of the 33rd Parachute Light Regiment arriving on the plain and assembling the mobile 105 mm howitzer gun. Various shots as they assemble it, C/U gun muzzle. M/S as it is fired, L/S as a target is hit. M/S's as it is loaded and fired again, M/S officers watching the demonstration. M/S as it fires at close range.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1676.17
    Media URN:
    52565
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/04/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:23:00 / 01:48:12:00
    Canister:
    60/32

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