• Short Summary

    Anticipating call-up, men everywhere join 'get-fit' classes to speed up training, whilst LDV practice rifle-shooting.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Its 'Every Man For His Country' Now

    England: Civilian Undergo Strenuous Exercises before call Up. Fulham, England CV & SV Men coming out of grand stand. CU guard sergeant drilling men. LV Sergent drilling men to attention. CU types drilling in field. TV physical jerks. SV Physical jerks instructor in white suit pan to men drilling. CU Guards sergeant giving orders. GV Min lined up. CU Sergeant diving order. CU Men moving feet SV Men drilling. CU Types drilling. GV & LV Men with rifles lined up for firing practise.

    BISLEY, ENGLAND: GLV Men on ground firing rifles - landscape b-g. SV Man being shown how to hold and fire rifle. CU Bald headed type pan to L.D.V. in uniform. SV Men cleaning rifles. SV LDV men looking at rifle. CU LDV armlet. SV Soldier and civilian aiming rifles at imaginary airplane. LV Men lying on ground firing rifles in field. SV Man fires gun pan to men keeping check on targets. BV showing men firing at targets. SV Men firing rifles. SCU Middle aged man fires rifle lefthanded. CU Man in steel helmet fires rifle.

    Military - Active; Young Adults; Sport; Education and Training; Civil Defence; Home Guard; World War II (Second World war)
    Background: Anticipating call-up, men everywhere join 'get-fit' classes to speed up training, whilst LDV practice rifle-shooting.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABMLB6IPZVY9V1EUE2UVUP8W9M
    Media URN:
    VLVABMLB6IPZVY9V1EUE2UVUP8W9M
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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