• Short Summary

    The Military help out in a Civil Defence / ARP exercise in Southampton.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Southampton On The Alert".

    Southampton, Hampshire. The Military help out in a Civil Defence / ARP exercise in Southampton.

    LV Civil Defence workers arriving at incident. SV First Aid Party arriving at house. SV Fire through window, pan to Civil Defence worker with child on shoulder. VS of fire and firemen putting out blaze during exercise.

    CU Civil Defence officer and Army Officer looking at map. VS of Dispatch rider carries orders away on motorcycle.

    VS of army convoy arriving in Southampton. MV Wall of bombed house falling down. VS of Army and Civil Defence (Air Raid Precautions) helping with casualties and ambulances.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1471.12
    Media URN:
    48005
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/08/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:40:00 / 01:23:40:00
    Canister:
    51/70

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