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Summary: A report on an exercise to test US troops' clothing and equipment in cold winter conditions.
Description: As with the first film in this series of three (TASK FORCE FROST - see related items), the troops in this film carry out a number of trials to determine the limitations of their equipment, clothing, weapons, etc. This trial takes place in the cold dry Arctic conditions of Alaska.
Production Country: United States of America
Production Details: United States War Department (Production sponsor)
Personalities, Units and Organisations:
Physical Characteristics: Colour format: B&W
Sound format: Sound
Soundtrack language: English
Title language: English
Technical Details: Format: 35mm
Number of items/reels/tapes: 4
Footage: 3200 ft (ca)