• Short Summary

    New American tank called the General Lee is demonstrated by a Canadian regiment in Britain.

  • Description

    Titles read: "SIX-GUN TANKS FROM USA".

    Somewhere in Britain.

    Various shots of the new American medium cruiser tanks called 'General Lees' being demonstrated by "a famous Canadian regiment" who are training in Britain. Commentator tells us the tanks are armed with a 3 inch field gun, and anti-tank gun and a battery of machine guns. Soldiers climb inside their tanks and drive them down hills, across ponds and down rivers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1318.30
    Media URN:
    43662
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:38:00 / 01:51:54:00
    Canister:
    42/18

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