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  • Short Summary

    Sir Philip Sassoon attends pass out day at R.A.F. technical training centre and presents prizes.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Pass out" day. Sir Philip Sassoon, M.P. visits R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) Technical Training Centre and presents prizes for efficiency after 3 years training. Halton.

    L/S as cadets march along the parade ground, the camera follows them. M/S as they line up in front of a table full of wooden objects and Sir Philip tests a wooden triangle for strength. Various shots as the cadets comes up and collect their prizes, which look like books, from Sir Philip who shakes their hands.

    Note: an orange tinted version exists.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    418.05
    Media URN:
    19747
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    20/08/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:21:00 / 01:08:26:00
    Canister:
    G 1217

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The visit seen here took place on 18 August 1925.

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