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  • Short Summary

    Marines train in snow-capped mountains of Scotland

  • Description

    Aviemore, Nr. Inverness, Scotland

    LS. Looking out over Aviemore, men skiing in f.g. MS. Instructor showing small team of men, the art of turning while on the move. CU. Marines. CU. Instructor. Various shots of the marines in battle dress on skis attempting to master the art of turning round, but not very successfully most of them end up on the ground. Various shots as they ski down the mountain and of them resting. CU. Notice saying "Please take your litter away with you". CU. Rifles parked along wall. Various shots of the Marines in snow camouflage, skiing down mountain then taking up firing positions. Various shots as the marines climb in deep snow, with leader making foot-holes as he goes. MS. Marines ski towards and past camera. (Mute Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3006.17
    Media URN:
    86000
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:14:00 / 01:54:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 3451 A

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