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  • Short Summary

    British troops show off their new motorised equipment.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Aldershot. Our Mechanized Army gives an impressive display of modern warfare for the Dominion Premiers"

    Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire.

    LS of lots of troops using armoured personnel carriers and other motorised vehicles as they converge on an area. VS of vehicles towing trailers. LS of tank smashing through specially built brick wall. LS of large truck towing trailer over muddy ground. VS a small one man tractor unit crosses water on pontoons. LS of tank driving over pontoon bridge. Small crowds - presumably of foreign dignitaries - are watching the demonstrations.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. May be missing item from 30/41.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2753.09
    Media URN:
    81171
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/10/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:13:00 / 01:31:09:00
    Canister:
    30/41 / UNI GAZ ROLL 42

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