• Short Summary

    Footage of the armed forces of the United States of America on manoeuvres in Georgia.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "UNITED STATES PRACTISES WAR"

    L/S of several fighter aircraft doing a mock attack on troops who scatter for cover and shoot at aircraft with rifles. Air to ground shot from fighter as it swoops over troops. Various hots of tanks advancing across woodland under fire.

    M/S Tank blowing up. M/S Pan with plane laying smoke screen across tanks. L/S of tanks advancing at sea towards line of men firing anti-tank gun. L/S of hundreds of troops advancing across plain. Various shots at night, as tracer bullets line the sky causing occasional explosions. Georgia in the United States of America.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1029.36
    Media URN:
    20472
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:21:00 / 01:44:10:00
    Canister:
    39/98

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