• Short Summary

    The Army and Air Force of neutral Sweden show their preparedness.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Sweden on the Defensive".

    Sweden.

    VS of the Swedish army on manoeuvres along the coast of Sweden, realistic shots of Swedish troops in action with small arms and of the heavy coast guns firing.

    Various shots of Swedish pilots running to their planes and taking off in the biplane fighters and in the air. Various air to air shots of Swedish fighters engaged in mock air battle, good shots showing fighters (biplanes) attacking a formation of bombers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1033.01
    Media URN:
    20203
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/01/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:07:00 / 01:01:48:00
    Canister:
    40/5

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