• Short Summary

    Indian factories work to supply their own war materials, including rubber, cotton, and medical goods, while the civilian population observes the blackout and military units train for combat

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The World at War: India

    INDIA: Various:

    AIR RAIDS AND A.R.P. Black-out in Indian homes..& dimmed lights in dazzling bazaars


    FACTORIES. Indian factories in full swing..making shells, guns, rubber tyres, cars & lorries, cotton cloth, guns & rifles..& shipbuilding


    GUNS. Guns & rifles being made in Indian factory


    INDIA. India observes black-out..shaded lights in homes & in bazaars..war factories make bullets & shells, tapping rubber trees, making tyres, fitting on wheel..building cars & lorries..million of yards cotton cloth..medical supplies..good C.U's character studies..guns & rifles in the making.. shipbuilding


    RUBBER rolling, dried, packed, etc. loaded crates on lorries Being pressed into tyres in India (factory)


    SHELLS Being made at a factory in India..long lines on a table (ready for testing?)


    SHIPPING Shipbuilding in progress in India


    Military - Active

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    Background: Indian factories work to supply their own war materials, including rubber, cotton, and medical goods, while the civilian population observes the blackout and military units train for combat

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4J3KZJGWJLC6BXUQ64ZDI88ZA
    Media URN:
    VLVA4J3KZJGWJLC6BXUQ64ZDI88ZA
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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