• Short Summary

    Indian men sign up for the army to fight the Chinese Invasion.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "New Delhi. Recruits For Army".

    New Delhi, India. Men sign up to fight the Chinese Invasion.

    LV Men filing into recruiting centre to join army. GV Recruits grouped in the centre. SV Men sitting down waiting their turn. CU Ditto.

    SV Recruits giving particulars to doctor. CU The recruit. LV Officer taking chest measurements. CU Rajput Recruit. CU Officer taking chest measurement.

    SV Woman giving recruit cups of tea. SV Other women giving recruits peanuts to eat.

    CU Sikh recruit. SV Officer inspecting teeth of recruits. CU Recruit with mouth open having teeth inspection.

    LV Recruit walking forward from line. LV Recruit having height taken. The officer writes on the man's chest then sends him away.

    SV Recruit steps forward and swings from scale hanging from tree.

    GV Recruits queued up outside the centre pan to recruits inside going through tests.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1737.15
    Media URN:
    53912
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/11/1962
    Sound:
    sound
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:32:00 / 01:16:34:00
    Canister:
    62/91

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