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This Dufaycolor film shows a wedding procession and the crowds assembling outside a church. Two people are seen getting into cars parked on a residential street. This material is very dark and poor quality, picture detail is very limited.
[Military Training Exercises and Camp Scenes; Leisure Scenes; Marathon Runners]
This edited film shows the Queen's Royal (West) Surrey Regiment during field based training and gun/ mortar weapon demonstrations (?). The officers also drink tea and beer and mess around dressed in dressing gowns and minimal clothing, playing mock musical instruments for a marching band.
[Morning Routines on Army Camp]
This black and white film shows men of the Queen's Royal (West) Surrey Regiment on a training camp (?) dressed in bath towels undergoing drills and marching during their morning bathing routines.
[Leisure Scenes at Camp; Skill at Arms; Car Games]
This black and white film shows officers from the Queen's Royal (West) Surrey Regiment dressed in uniform and civilian clothing, playing games and generally messing about on camp. (Continues on TID 8973).
[Leisure Scenes at Camp; Games and Frolics]
This black and white film shows officers from the Queen's Royal (West) Surrey Regiment dressed in uniform and civilian clothing playing games and generally messing about on a camp. (continued from TID: 8972)
[Leisure Scenes; Boating; Swans; Tomfoolery]
This black and white edited film follows a group of young men staying a a riverside lodge. They play on a river in a row boat, drop a lantern into the river and generally relax and mess about. (Other material on TID 8995)
[Leisure Scenes at Camp; Gun Demonstration; Portraits]
This short film shows officers from the Queen's Royal (West) Surrey Regiment on a camp (?) playing a game of car sledding and undertaking a gun and armoured car demonstration.
This edited film shows a racecourse, with several jockeys taking part in the race. Spectators watch from either side of the track, with the camera capturing the race from near the finishing line.
[Morning Camp Scenes]
This short black and white film shows the morning routine of soldiers from the Queen's Royal (West) Surrey Regiment on a training camp. The men wash with a cloth and brush their teeth in the openings of their tents. Others undertake drills and parades. The men also carry metal trays or containers foutside a row of tents (possibly emptying dirty water or collecting fresh water ?). This film is partially out of focus, but contains some scenes of male nudity.
[Camp Scenes; Military Marching]
This short black and white film highlights soldiers from the Queen's Royal (West) Surrey Regiment undergoing training exercises in a wooded rural landscape (?). Officers march along a road and across a floating pontoon on a river carrying arms and mortar guns. The second section shows the officers waiting to be paid their wages/stipend at a mobile field station and the third section shows soldiers on parade and posing for the camera.
|Date||[ca. 1930s to early 1940s]||ID||8991|
This film opens with a group of men on a golf course, noting scores on score cards and generally messing about. The men are dressed in golfing attire, have caddies, and use a wooden shaft putting club to take their shots. Two men try to avoid being captured on camera, but are kept in shot throughout.
[Air Display; Gun and Combat Training]
This short edited film shows RAF pilots and ground infantry undergoing training exercises and parade drills. Five pilots from 43 (F) squadron fly Hawker Fury Mk1's in formation, followed by a large group of RAF officers on parade outside a building dressed in full uniform. In the final section a small group of soldiers undertake bayonet and hand-to hand-combat training in a field.
[Garden Scenes; Zeppelin Airship]
These two short edited colour films open with the Lockwood family group playing tennis and socialising in a garden whilst others snooze on sun loungers. In the second film a German Zeppelin airship passes over a building. The airship has a Swastika flag on its fins at the rear (out of focus).
[Camp Scenes; Division Photographic Portraits]
This short black and white film shows the Queen's Royal (West) Surrey Regiment undertaking drills and parading on a training camp (?). The regiment has photographs taken and various informal scenes are filmed with the men at the camp.
[Games and Frolics at Army Camp; RAF Wedding]
This film is divided into three sections - the first [not included in online clip] is of a group of Queens Royal (West) Surrey soldiers on a training camp messing about 'car sledding'; the second is of an RAF officer's wedding day showing the groom and guests in full RAF dress uniform and busby, and the third, is of a mixed group of adults in their late twenties early thirties, on holiday (?) at a lodge next to a river.
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