• Short Summary

    US Army troops train in Alaska.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "U.S. ARMY IN ALASKA".

    Alaska, United States of America (USA).

    Long shot of a bomber landing at dawn at aerodrome in Alaska. Various shots of Sir Hubert Wilkins, famous Arctic explorer, arriving in the bomber. He climbs down and shakes hands with an officer. Sir Hubert starts inspecting the U.S. troops to check their clothing and equipment for the freezing conditions. Various shots of the squad of soldiers marching through snow and ice wearing sealskin jackets. They do some military training, bayonet charge etc.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1077.10
    Media URN:
    37938
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:42:00 / 01:17:36:00
    Canister:
    43/21

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