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  • Short Summary

    Footage of military boxing tournament.

  • Description

    The noble art - boxing has always been the life and soul of British Army. Location of events.

    Several shots of boxing matches in progress in open air ring including matches between young boys. One notable match sees a concussed boxer attempting to get to feet. When he eventually does he is still very unsteady on his feet. He turns round to face his opponent and is greeted by a sweeping blow to his chin. He collapses to the ground knocked out.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1892.43
    Media URN:
    72614
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:50:00 / 01:43:36:00
    Canister:
    ON 092 A

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