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British Army Manoeuvres

Series

Series Name
Pathe Gazette

Issue

Issue No.
1227
Date Released
24 Sep 1925
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1The Festival of St Matthew
  2. 2Our New Giant Yacht Aeroplane
  3. 3God Seiv Di Kin!
  4. 4Pageant of Athletic Youth
  5. 5Deutschland Uber Alles?
  6. 6British Army Manoeuvres

Story

Story No. within this Issue
6 / 6
Summary
5,000 troops take part in "Great War of 1925" between Mercia - Force v Wessex - Mobility. The opening day - mud and continuous rain made conditions that almost rivalled Flanders. We are staying on a farm. Signals - the Army’s "nerves". The ever welcome Rum Ration.
Keywords
Weather; Military
Locations
Hampshire
Story extras:
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Notes
Pathe now also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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