• Short Summary

    Herbert Morrison Addresses Parade of London's Auxilliary Fire Service Volunteers.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: L.C.C. Chief Reviews A.R.P Fire Fighters

    ENGLAND: London: Parliament:
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    General view of parade band leading / A.F.S.(Auxilia ry Fire Service) men marching past / Volunteer Ambulance Service women pan down to legs past / fire-appliances past / car & tender with fire-pump / General view Parliament & firefloats in Thames in foreground / Pan from Parliament to people watching firefloats / boys distributing leaflets / notice "A.F.S. Recruiting Office" / Pan from A.F.S. van to notice "200,000 volunteers wanted" / General view A.F.S. men at County Hall / A.F.S. men and women / Herbert Morrison (Head of London County Council) talks SOT

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    Morrison says that they are demonstrating to the world that a free people can organise and prepare for emergencies.

    Good Scenes

    London Fire Brigade H.Q. Albert Embankment.

    Civil Defence; Personalities - Politicians; Herbert Stanley Morrison, Baron Morrison of Lambeth (1888-1965), Great Britain
    Background: Herbert Morrison Addresses Parade of London's Auxilliary Fire Service Volunteers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6L9LSDN829WKY0CRZMXZ91FAL
    Media URN:
    VLVA6L9LSDN829WKY0CRZMXZ91FAL
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/03/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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