• Short Summary

    Welsh troops in France celebrate with dance and song.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "St. David's Day with the BEF".

    France

    MS Welsh troops from the B.E.F. (British Expeditionary Force) marching through French village led by pipe band and goat mascot.

    VS of man and woman tap dancing on stage of small makeshift theatre with cut-ins of the British troops watching.

    MS Welsh mixed choir singing "Land of My Fathers" to the audience of servicemen in the theatre. (Nat.sound). They are celebrating St. David's Day.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1039.01
    Media URN:
    20626
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/03/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:09:00 / 01:01:28:00
    Canister:
    40/20

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