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  • Short Summary

    Americans volunteer for British army. Whitehall, London.

  • Description

    'Recruits from USA' -- Americans impatient with their country's neutrality; volunteer for British army. Lieutenant General Sir Francis Lloyd addresses volunteers at Whitehall.

    London.

    MS rows of men; those in foreground in civilian suits; while some further down the row wear uniforms.

    Group of officers walk along row; one of them stops at the first non-uniformed man and talks; then proceeds. Front shot of men (most in uniform); with Lieutenant General Sir Francis Lloyd in foreground speaking.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1866.25
    Media URN:
    71808
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1917
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:43:00 / 01:26:11:00
    Canister:
    ON 046 F

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