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  • Short Summary

    Soldiers prepare sandbag area during war bond drive in Birmingham.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'Birmingham. Preparations For The Ten Million Effort.'

    West Midlands.

    General view of war bond drive with huge banner outside building reading: 'Birmingham's Big Gun Week - October 21st to 26th - Feed The Guns With War Bonds And Help To End The War'. People mill about sandbagged area below.

    Fade into shot of soldiers stacking sandbags. M/S of three soldiers listening to radio equipment with headphones while another sits beside them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1908.54
    Media URN:
    72991
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:22:00 / 01:58:43:00
    Canister:
    ON 109 J

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