This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    A civic function to raise £50000 for a "Base Hospital" with a semi military march past.

  • Description

    Difficult to identify this item. After a formal style meal, with all the men wearing suits. Everyone assembles outside for the camera, and then in front of banners that read, "Salute to the Soldier", "Stanley's target £50000" , and "Base hospital". A high ranking officer, a "Brigadier" rank ? Addresses the crowd, followed by a middle aged woman.
    There is a street parade, with a march past of soldiers, W.A.A.F's, home guard, Boys brigade. scouts, cubs, girl guides and brownies. Shots of the spectators looking at camera. A piece of artillery can be seen in the back ground.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3306.01
    Media URN:
    91338
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:04:21:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment