• Short Summary

    Stock Exchange Cadet Corps volunteers complete training drills

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Stock Exchange Army on Parade

    ENGLAND:
    INT

    HOME GUARD (formaly'L.D.V.) Volunteer's at stock exchange, drilling inside


    STOCK EXCHANGE Home Guard drilling at

    Second World War, World War II, WWII, World War Two, war, training, support, drilling, formation, army, military, volunteer, volunteers
    Background: Stock Exchange Cadet Corps volunteers complete training drills

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8MFVAWCJL0TF0UY0FCBU21UIO
    Media URN:
    VLVA8MFVAWCJL0TF0UY0FCBU21UIO
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/07/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (1)

  1. marjon says

    The little Major mentioned in the clip is none other than Cadet Major Max Karo (at the end of the WW2 he was given an MBE) originally a German in 1902 he naturalised and be came a UK citizen, in 1909 he joined the Stock Exchange. In 1914 he joined the 26th Royal Fusiliers (The Bankers) and in 1918 he became CSM B Coy the 38th Royal Fusiliers and went to Palestine, after the War he joined the Jewish Lads Brigand and in 1926 he set up the Stock Exchange Cadet Company, as part of the City of London ACF. During WW2 he became a member of the Home Guard and an acting Lt Col. He retired from the Cadets in 1951 aged 75. He died in 1962 2 weeks after his book was published.

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