• Short Summary

    German Panzer tank officers pay a visit to the Army's tank firing range in Castlemartin.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Panzers In Wales".

    Castlemartin, Wales.

    GV Lt/Col K Von Kleist and L/Col A Kraus with the Brigadier the Hon, CJ Beckett walking past. GV crowd of pressmen around the two Germans. SV pan the two Germans walking past camera, Kraus is nearer camera. CU reading "Headquarters Royal armoured Corps range and all arms training area Merrion Camp, Castlemartin." SV the Germans posing with Beckett and other officers by the Churchill type tank "Winston". CU Beckett and Von Kleist. GV Photographers around the tank. CU Von Kleist.

    GV Barrack rooms. GV interior showing beds. SV pan from beds to beds.

    SV from left to right Von Kleist, Beckett and Kraus walking towards camera. CU Soldier saluting. SV pan as the officer walk towards the model room.

    CU sign "Model Room". SV interior the officers looking at the model of the camp and and range.

    CU officer on range looking through field glasses pan to the range. SV battered target tank. CU turret showing shell marks pan down to damaged Caterpillar tracks.

    SV interior model room. SV Von Kleist and the other coming out of the model room.

    (Pathe Neg)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:27:00 / 01:10:38:00

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