FILM : Old Bill and Son
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Old Bill and Son 1941 Morland Graham, John Mills, Mary Clare, Renee Houston London
Director : Ian Dalrymple   Production Company : Legeran  Region : LONDON O-Q,SOUTH EAST M-Q

A Great War veteran is inspired to re-enlist in 1939 and ends up serving with his son.

Screen captures by Phil Wilkinson

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Old Bill and Son - The story begins before the Second World War, as the last hours of peace tick away. Looking across Westminster Bridge towards the Houses of Parliament in London SW1.
Old Bill and Son

olbiso001. The story begins before the Second World War, as the last hours of peace tick away. Looking across Westminster Bridge towards the Houses of Parliament in London SW1.

Old Bill and Son - Fleet Street in EC4 with the dome of St. Paul’s Cathedral in the distance. A similar view was seen in ‘Front Page Story’, ‘Sea Wife', 'Who Done It?', 'Derby Day' and 'Strange Bedfellows'.
Old Bill and Son

olbiso002. Fleet Street in EC4 with the dome of St. Paul’s Cathedral in the distance. A similar view was seen in ‘Front Page Story’, ‘Sea Wife', 'Who Done It?', 'Derby Day' and 'Strange Bedfellows'.

olbiso002n. Peter captures a similar view . . . without the date!
(Modern Photo Added: 19-09-2017)

Old Bill and Son - Newspaper headlines report the impending war. Facing Trafalgar Square from The Mall in SW1 with Spring Gardens to the right.
Old Bill and Son

olbiso003. Newspaper headlines report the impending war. Facing Trafalgar Square from The Mall in SW1 with Spring Gardens to the right.

Old Bill and Son - Taxi driver Old Bill Busby recalls his fallen comrades from an earlier conflict.
Old Bill and Son

olbiso004. Taxi driver Old Bill Busby recalls his fallen comrades from an earlier conflict.

Old Bill and Son - Although too old to join up, Old Bill manipulates his way into the Army and is posted to France.
Old Bill and Son

olbiso005. Although too old to join up, Old Bill manipulates his way into the Army and is posted to France.

Old Bill and Son - On the quayside, Landing Officer Willoughby (Allan Jeayes) brings out a list of postings.
Old Bill and Son

olbiso006. On the quayside, Landing Officer Willoughby (Allan Jeayes) brings out a list of postings.

Old Bill and Son - Alf (Gus McNaughton) tells his mate Old Bill Busby (Morland Graham) to get a move on.
Old Bill and Son

olbiso007. Alf (Gus McNaughton) tells his mate Old Bill Busby (Morland Graham) to get a move on.

Old Bill and Son - This is just one of the establishing shots created from stock or newsreel footage.
Old Bill and Son

olbiso008. This is just one of the establishing shots created from stock or newsreel footage.

Old Bill and Son - An elderly Woman carries a pail into the farmyard where a squad of soldiers are based.
Old Bill and Son

olbiso009. An elderly Woman carries a pail into the farmyard where a squad of soldiers are based.

Old Bill and Son - While her husband and son are serving in France, Maggie Busby (Mary Clare) enlists as a Sergeant.
Old Bill and Son

olbiso010. While her husband and son are serving in France, Maggie Busby (Mary Clare) enlists as a Sergeant.

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