Detail

Title ID 760Collection ID176
Title[St John's Ambulance Brigade]
Date[ca. late 1940s]
CollectionSonny Hanson
Genre/TypeAmateurNon-fiction
KeywordsAccidents Charities Children Health Services Workers Youth
Location
LocalAshford
RegionalKent
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionJohn Hanson Richardson (‘Sonny’ Hanson)
CameraJohn Hanson Richardson (‘Sonny’ Hanson)
WriterJ. Hanson.
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration10 min. 10 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A young girl is inspired to volunteer for the St John's Ambulance service when her father is injured falling from a tree. Adult St John Ambulance workers are also briefly filmed providing first aid to the victim of a motorbike accident, and to an injured miner. The sequences are all staged for the camera.