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Movietone’s War Time News Reviewed by Leslie Mitchell: Training School Gives Wrinkles to Hg’s

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
582A
Date Released
1 Aug 1940
Date submitted
22 Jul 1940
Date submitted
29 Jul 1940
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Movietone’s War Time News Reviewed by Leslie Mitchell: About the Home Guard
  2. 2Movietone’s War Time News Reviewed by Leslie Mitchell: Training School Gives Wrinkles to Hg’s
  3. 3Movietone’s War Time News Reviewed by Leslie Mitchell: River Contingent Show Their Efficiency
  4. 4Movietone’s War Time News Reviewed by Leslie Mitchell: It’s Harvest Time in Bushey Park
  5. 5Movietone’s War Time News Reviewed by Leslie Mitchell: Reaping Without Tears in US
  6. 6Movietone’s War Time News Reviewed by Leslie Mitchell: President Roosevelt on Third Term Call
  7. 7Movietone’s War Time News Reviewed by Leslie Mitchell: Hong Kong Evacuates Women and Children
  8. 8Movietone’s War Time News Reviewed by Leslie Mitchell: The Last Supplies on the Burma Road
  9. 9Movietone’s War Time News Reviewed by Leslie Mitchell: Meknes Survivors Safe and Happy
  10. 10Movietone’s War Time News Reviewed by Leslie Mitchell: New Mobile Units Show Their Paces
  11. 11Movietone’s War Time News Reviewed by Leslie Mitchell: Morrison on Salvage

Story

Story No. within this Issue
2 / 11
Section Title
Movietone’s War Time News Reviewed by Leslie Mitchell
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: LDV’s at Osterley Park. DESCRIPTION: At Osterley Park an intensive training school has been set up for the Home Guard. SHOTLIST: The men are taught to crawl and to throw hand-grenades. Charles Graves of the "Daily Mail" is among them.
Keywords
Education and training; Mass media; Weapons; Newspapers; Civil defence
Footage sources
Great Britain
Card file number
39422
Credits:
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Length of story (in feet)
40
Story extras:

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