• Short Summary

    Soldiers are tested under arctic and tropical conditions to see how their bodies react. Kent.

  • Description

    Testing army clothing.

    Chatham, Kent.

    Various shots of soldier in arctic clothing having tests made in coldroom under arctic conditions, he is wired up then puts gloves and hats on. Various shots of 2 men in tropical uniform being tested under tropical conditions, one man is pedalling bicycle on stand. C/U of his sweating face. C/U pan up man stepping up and down 2 steps. He has his temperature taken. Various shots as the tests continue.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1245.08
    Media URN:
    34061
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:27:00 / 01:18:49:00
    Canister:
    NP 184

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