• Short Summary

    New recruits get drill and bayonet training in South Africa.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "African Mirror No. 55. Putting Them Through Their Paces!"

    South Africa.

    High angle shots of large square in unidentified city. New recruits to the army are marching and drilling. Various shots of recruits (still in civvies) marching

    Various shots of soldiers of a South African Scottish regiment (in Scottish style uniform) doing drill.

    Various shots of the tartan clad troops doing bayonet drill.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    602.02
    Media URN:
    58244
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:25:00 / 01:11:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 183 B

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