• Short Summary

    South African Police Reserve troops at training and parade.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "SOUTH AFRICA'S HOME GUARD".

    South Africa.

    Various shots of the Police Reserve (South African Home Guard) in South Africa during training. Men are seen charging bayonets and stalking through undergrowth with their rifles. They take part in a mock battle. Various shots of the reserves on parade. Colonel Denys Reitz, Minister of Native Affairs, is seen taking salute. The reserves march past.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1063.13
    Media URN:
    21289
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:08:00 / 01:17:13:00
    Canister:
    40/98

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