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  • Short Summary

    Guards marching onto ship departing for the Near East, Woolwich, Greater London.

  • Description

    Woolwich, Greater London.

    Full titles read: "WAR PERIL LOOMS LARGER - in the Near East Big Detachment of Guards leave for Chanak in C. P. Liner 'Empress of India.'"

    L/S's of soldiers at dockside marching towards the waiting ship the "Empress of India". L/S of the soldier marching up the ramp. L/S's of soldier on the deck of the ship also visible are horse split up into separate compartments. M/S of soldiers feeding horses.

    Intertitle reads: "Monkey - the Grenadier's Mascot - who came unscathed through the Great War."

    M/S of soldier with very small dog. Nice side profile shot of soldier.

    Intertitle reads: "Transports are being hurriedly loaded with stores and equipment at Woolwich."

    L/S and M/S of crane loading cargo onto the ship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    284.10
    Media URN:
    23268
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:41:00 / 01:13:29:00
    Canister:
    G 915

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