• Short Summary

    South African steel works make armour plate for armoured cars.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "South Africa Builds Its Own Tanks".

    South Africa.

    VS Showing the processes in the manufacture of sheets of armour plate in a South African steel works.

    MS Men firing rifles at sheets of armour plate to test its strength.

    VS Int. shots of armoured cars under construction in South African factories.

    GVs of armoured cars being driven over hill and across field on the testing ground.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1059.33
    Media URN:
    21211
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:44:00 / 01:36:59:00
    Canister:
    40/88

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