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    Army Cup Final football at Aldershot.

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    Aldershot, Hampshire.

    Title reads 'A.K.C. SPORTS SPECIAL - by arrangement with Associated British Pathe - Army Cup Final'.

    LS. Captains toss at start of the Army Cup Final football match between RAMC (Royal Army Medical Corps) and RA (Royal Artillery). LS. GV. The kick off. LS. The movement leading to the first goal. MS. Crowd of soldiers waving rattles. LS. General mid field play. LS. GV. Crowd. LS. Footballer of dark shirted team scores second goal. LS. Crowd. LS. Goalkeeper advances and clears the ball. LS. Play in progress. LS. The movement leading to third goal. LS. Crowd. LS. Scottish bagpipe band marching and counter marching during interval. LS. Crowd. LS. The movement leading up to third goal. LS. Crowd (all soldiers). LS. Goalkeeper saving a long shot and clearing. LS. Player forces a corner. LS. Committee box with General Slim. LS. Corner taken, ball is swung in the net for the fourth goal. MS. Crowd cheering. LS. A scramble in the goal area - a penalty is awarded. LS. Crowd very quiet. LS. Goal being scored from penalty. LS. Committee box members watching. LS. Crowd running onto pitch and forming up into circle. LS. General Sir William Joseph Slim, Chief of the Imperial General Staff, presenting Cup to Captain of the winning team. LS. General Slim presenting medals to players. CU. The winning team with cup. Unclear who wins.

    (Mute Orig. Neg.) ( used in A.K.C. No 114)

    Date found in the old record - 25/04/1949.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:40:00 / 01:26:40:00
    UN 2201 C

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