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Other titles:THE BRITISH REGIMENTS [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Two troops of a British hussar regiment in the rear areas of the Western Front, autumn 1917.
Description: The men dismount in front of a farmhouse, standing by their horses with their rifles. They then come to attention and remount with their rifles. They move off, closing up formation into column of fours. They take their horses through a stream beside a bridge, emerging to break into a trot. A second troop also passes through the stream, emerging in column of twos. The two troops trot on along a cobbled road in column of fours.
Technical Details: Format: 35mm
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1
Footage: 273 ft; Running time: 5 mins
Notes: Title: this is taken from the shotsheet
Summary: see also IWM 388 and the rest of the series
Remarks: an interesting example of wartime censorship policy whereby battalion numbers were censored from regimental titles. In this case the regimental number of the hussar regiment has been removed, making it completely unidentifiable