• Short Summary

    General Montgomery-Messingberd, Chief of Imperial staff reviews 4 battalions of tanks.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "REVIEW OF TANKS - by Chief of Imperial Staff at Tilshead."

    Tilshead.

    Chief of the Imperial General Staff, General Montgomery-Messingberd is driving past line of tanks inspecting them. Tanks' crews are lined up next to them. General is reviewing four battalions of tanks, light, medium and heavy.

    Crews enter the tanks and tanks start moving in formations. Various shots of close formations of tanks moving across the field.

    General Montgomery-Messingberd standing in his jeep, looking on. Radio operator is standing next to him. General is directing a whole operation via wireless - informs voiceover.

    More shots of the tanks moving past camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    797.01
    Media URN:
    8978
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:25:00
    Canister:
    34/76

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