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    Material relating to newsreel story "Army Of Today's OK!" - 53/14.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Army Of Today's OK!" 53/14.

    Material for newsreel story. - first shot not superimposed

    Hythe, Kent. New weapons for the British army are put on show.

    SCU. Soldier holding new rocket launcher. SV. soldier holding rocket. SV. Soldier loading rocket into launcher. CU. Soldier looking through optical sight of launcher. SV. Launcher fired CU. Patchet machine carbine magazine taken from pocket and fitted SV. Soldier taking stance and firing Patchet. CU. Patchet being fired. CU. Rocket attachment fitted to muzzle of rifle Anti-tank grenade fitted CU. Cartridge being inserted to rifle breech. Breech is closed and safety catch on. SV. Soldier placing arm through sling and taking stance prior to firing grenade. SV. Soldier holding rifle. SV. Grenade fired.

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:38:00 / 01:56:49:00
    53/14 J (Selected Originals)

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