• Short Summary

    British soldiers mark the places they have visited in the Middle East.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "TOURISTS 1943 STYLE".

    Middle East.

    Various shots of the soldiers, still in the Middle East, pass their time by drawing maps of the places they have visited, with place names on their backs. Close up shot of bare back of a soldier with map of Crete drown on it. More close up shots of the backs with maps and names. Several shots of the women of A.T.S. (Auxiliary Territorial Services) in Cairo going one step further and embroidering names of the places on clothes, shoes and handbags.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1095.19
    Media URN:
    38593
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/10/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:27:00 / 01:27:18:00
    Canister:
    43/86

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