• Short Summary

    Neutral pressmen visit an RAF station in France while Belgian troops prepare coastal guns.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "News From France".

    France.

    VS of members of the foreign neutral press inspecting RAF (Royal Air Force) installations at an aerodrome near the front line. They inspect a gun emplacement.

    Belgium.

    MS Belgian bugler blowing to muster Belgian troops to their positions.

    VS of Belgian troops running to and manning a massive coastal defence gun which is sunk in a concrete emplacement on the Belgian coast.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1041.20
    Media URN:
    20697
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/04/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:18:00 / 01:19:05:00
    Canister:
    40/29

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