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  • Short Summary

    The individual army athletic championships take place in Aldershot, Hampshire.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title - 'AKC Sports Special. Aldershot. Army Athletic Championships (individual)'. Hampshire.

    Army Athletic Championships. Aldershot, Hampshire.

    Various shots Major Lockwood doing long jump. Various shots 100 yards sprint won by Lance Corporal Marsh. CU Marsh. Various shots 880 yards. MS Captain Dove leading and winning. MS Gunner Hanlon taking pole vault. MS high jump. CU winner Goldsmith putting on jersey.

    Various shots steeplechase in progress. MS Lieutenant Maughan winning. CU Maughan. MS start of hurdles, pan to finish, it is won by Lieutenant Cave. Various shots women's 100 yards. MS finish. CU winner Lieutenant Williamson. Various shots start of mile, Private Burgess RAMC leading at first bend. Various shots of the race with Lance Corporal Hawkins, 1st Training Battalion REME in lead.

    Various shots army men cheering. Various shots of the race with Lance Corporal Martin, 1st Training Regiment Royal Signals well in lead, he goes on to win. CU Martin. Various shots presentations. MS as girl approaches and receives Cup. CU WRACs clapping. MS as man approaches to receive award. MS presentation by General Templer.

    Used in AKC 229.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:28:00 / 01:04:02:00
    UN 2350 A

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