• Short Summary

    Good shots of South African soldiers setting off on troops trains.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "South African Army Grows".

    South African.

    VS of contingent of South African troops marching through town en route to the station.

    VS good shot of train crowded with troops pulling out of station. Troops are hanging out of the windows waving goodbye to their families on the platform and they have scrawled slogans over the carriages, e.g. Look Out Musso and Long Live England and Smuts.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1059.14
    Media URN:
    21192
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/10/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:10:00 / 01:15:11:00
    Canister:
    40/86

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