• Short Summary

    Mr Pirow, South African Defence Minister, in London.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Defence Schemes for Home and Abroad

    B/W footage
    ENGLAND: London:
    EXT
    Oswald Pirow (South African Defence Minister) leaves his hotel (he is in London to discuss plans to strengthen defences of the union)
    Pirow poses beside car
    Sir John Anderson (Minister for Civilian Defence) along Downing Street and poses outside No.10

    Searchlight passing across night sky: sign 'Danger Gas': woman putting gas mask on young child; defence workers digging trench: women land army members marching: Army recruitment sign; large gun in front of Big Ben: bi-plane flying over with banner 'Join Your Local ARP'
    Background: Mr Pirow, South African Defence Minister, in London.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD7K5XIQSPE45KLKAPZ9F5T6S
    Media URN:
    VLVAD7K5XIQSPE45KLKAPZ9F5T6S
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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