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  • Short Summary

    Scottish battalion wearing kilts and helmets; marching down street in Bombay; India.

  • Description

    Scotts battalion in India. Bombay.

    World War One; Military; colonialism. (The effects of the War reached beyond the European continent; and in the Mesopotamian campaign; India was threatened by the possibility of German / Turkish control of the Persian Gulf.) Scottish battalion wearing kilts and helmets; marching down street in Bombay; India. The last section of men are pushing bicycles. Lush trees and part of white building in background. After they pass; coach seen in background crossing street; with driver and coachman wearing turbans and white coats. British Empire.

    (G 400 B)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1858.36
    Media URN:
    71702
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1916
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:42:00 / 01:51:22:00
    Canister:
    ON 032 B

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