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  • Short Summary

    British troops on exercise, enjoying time in camp and wounded returning in landing craft.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and location unclear or unknown.

    Various shots of British infantry troops on exercise in countryside. Running over heavy ground with packs. CU of radio operator using backpack set.

    Shots of soldiers marching along road.

    Various shots around army camps - guard posts, signs, troops marching, tents.

    Shots of troops messing around on camp enjoying a break. The toss a comrade up on a large sheet.

    Various shots of wounded soldiers on dockside being talked to by medics. Shots of wounded being carried off on stretchers.

    Various shots of ships in harbour. Shots of large American landing craft coming in and wounded being off loaded and put into ambulances. (Possibly returning from D Day).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1939.04
    Media URN:
    61472
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:40:00 / 01:16:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 810 B

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