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  • Short Summary

    L. Hore-Belisha, Secretary of State for war opens a new drill hall at Merthyr Tydfil in Wales.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Secretary of State for war opens new drill hall at Merthyr Tydfil.

    Wales.

    Various shots of army officers shaking hands and saluting. Various shots of officer smiling and inspecting the soldiers. M/S of the mayor. Various shots as Secretary of State for War, L. Hore-Belisha, shakes hands with officers and officials. M/S of him smiling and opening the door to the new drill hall with a key.

    Cataloguer's note: the soundtrack to this item is missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    987.11
    Media URN:
    18146
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/10/1938
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:15:00 / 01:09:23:00
    Canister:
    38/85

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