[British soldiers training Sierra Leonean Army, part 1 of 2]

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  •  Shots from car as it arrives at military camp / brief shot sign "First Battalion - The Light Infantry" 
  •  Driving shots within camp, which is desolate and muddy, some British soldiers 
  •  Various INT shots of mess tent 
  •  Shots from car of rural landscape 
  •  British soldiers in field with SLA, all wearing camouflage / VS soldiers sitting around with guns / VS SLA soldiers loading rifles / VS shooting and target practice
  •  Interview with British Major Guy Richardson who describes what they are doing in the training program 
  •  VS of training exercises, lots of gunfire. 
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Title:[British soldiers training Sierra Leonean Army, part 1 of 2]
Abstract:This tape contains footage of the Sierra Leonean Army (SLA) being trained by British soldiers.
Sequence:1 of 2
  • WITNESSRole: Creator
  • OxygenRole: Creator
  • WITNESSRole: Copyright holder
  • Lilibet FosterRole: Director
  • Binta MansarayRole: Consultant
  • Guy RichardsonRole: Interviewee
University of Texas Libraries
Date Created:2001/05/14
Topics:armed conflict and persecution--military training
armed conflict and persecution--peacebuilding
armed conflict and persecution--weapons
armed conflict and persecution
Named Entitity:Sierra Leone Army (SLA)
Geographic Focuses:Africa--Sierra Leone--Freetown
Africa--Sierra Leone--Freetown--Benguema Training Centre
Europe--United Kingdom
Geographic Base:Africa--Sierra Leone
Type of Resource:Moving image
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