• Short Summary

    Border defenders repel foray by Abyssinian tribes.

  • Description


    GV. Wajir Fort. SV. Camel patrol passing fort. SV. Union Jack flying from fort and soldier is seen on guard. LV. Line of camels laying down, the one in the foreground is getting down on the ground ready for inspection. CU. Head of camel. LV. Camels being inspected. SV. Camel and soldier. SV. Camels and troops being inspected. CU. Head of camel. CU. Officer inspecting camel corps. CU. Soldier.

    LV. Towards and pan, aircraft taking off. SV. Two men looking towards sky. GV. The Italian Somali land frontier. AV. Wajir "town" and mosque, & LV. SV. The water hole. CU. Two native boys. LV. A camel corps rifle training, & SV. & CU. CU. Instructor with rifle. CU. Soldier sounding bugle alarm. SV. Pan, men running to their camels to be saddled up, & GV. SV. Men scurrying around saddling up their camels, pan to close up shot of camel having harness over its head. SV. Small boy carrying large harness to camel. CU. Camel with mouth open making some sort of sound. CU. Soldier harnessing up camel. SV. Harnessed camels getting up and moving away. SV. A camel corps patrol leaving the main fort gate. GV. Camel corps trotting past native cattle.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:21:00 / 01:56:09:00

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