• Short Summary

    New recruits join up and start their training with the South African Army.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "African Mirror No. 134. Responding to the Premier's Call."

    South Africa.

    Various shots of new recruits to the South African army arriving at Weinberg Army Camp in civvies.

    Exterior shots of volunteers for the South African Indian and Malay Corp. Voiceover makes comment about the loyalty of the 'coloured community'. Various CU of African and Indian men outside recruiting office.

    Various shots of new recruits at Army camp (still in civvies). They are getting first experience of drill on the parade ground.

    Various shots of recruits doing PT / keep fit exercises. Recruit give thumbs up sign to the camera.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    600.04
    Media URN:
    59377
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:30:00 / 01:04:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 180 D

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