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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of boxer Joe Louis after joining the army.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Sergeant Joe Louis.

    M/Ss and C/Us of the boxer Joe Louis in US military uniform with other soldiers. He chats to journalists (?). More shots of Louis starring at camera, he salutes. Various shots as Louis is driven away in car. Good shots of Louis in the ring with other serviceman. Other soldiers stand around the ring and watch as the pair have casual fight. M/Ss of Louis fighting with older man.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1949.03
    Media URN:
    61519
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:28:00 / 01:11:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 829 A

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