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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the new mobile dispensary, animals being treated at the hospital, and old animals in the fields.

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    Ilford, Essex

    CU P.D.S.A. (the hospital for sick animals) badge on side of truck. MS New P.D.S.A. Mobile dispensary (Bedford Vehicle.) CU. Memorial plaque on the side of the vehicle, "In gratitude to all the animals and birds who died in active service 1939-45". MS Two old horses in a field. MS Attendant treating horse in stable for leg ailment. MS Vet taking X ray photo of horse's leg. (2 shots). MS Attendant bandaging a dog on table. MS Horse supported in sling from roof of stable. (3 shots). MS Instructor or veterinary surgeon with students grouped round model of a horse and animal skeletons. (2 shots). MS Grave stones of animals, pan across animals' graveyard. MS Gateway to animal graveyard with dedication over the arch. MS Donkey playing with man in field.(Donkey is Barney, RAF mascot.) LS Old animals grazing in a field.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:02:34:00
    UN 1932 D

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