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    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "Osnabruck. Royal Engineers BAOR Inter-Regimental Games 1955".

    Osnabruck, Germany. Soldiers of the BAOR enjoy Inter-Regimental games.

    MS Cups and prizes to be won in regimental games. CU Victor Ludorum Trophy. LS of the football match between the 27th Field Regiment and the 23rd Field Regiment RE. LS Rugby between 38 Corps Eng. Regiment v. 21 Field Regiment. LS of play. LS Spectators watching. LS of play. VS of hockey games.

    LS of the cross-country runners limbering up for race. LS The cross-country runners as they start off on race.

    LS The two tug-of-war teams in action. CU of the 38th Corps Regiment pulling at rope. MS of the 26th Field Regiment pulling at rope. MS The 38th Corps Regiment pulling at rope. LS of the two teams pulling at rope. MS The 38th Corps Regiment pulling at rope. LS of the winning pull by the 38th Corps Regiment.

    Camera following winner of the cross country race as he comes in at a terrific pace. Camera following the second and third as they come in. LS Mrs Walkie wife of General Walkie RE presenting the prizes to the winners. MS Spectators with umbrellas over their heads watching prize giving. MS Mrs Walkie presenting the Victor Ludorum Trophy to CO of Regiment. MS Spectators watching. MS 4 year old Susan Cheers presenting Mrs Walkie with bouquet of flowers.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Used in AKC 425)

    BAOR stands for British Army On the Rhine.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:02:15:00
    UN 2759 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 2759 A
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    Sport & Leisure War & Revolution
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