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    Cuts (rushes, out takes) for story ARMISTICE DAY 1928 in G 1554. The original story is on Pathe Master tape *PM0768*.

    Aerial shots of troops, the camera pans across huge crowds. King George V and Prince Albert (?) emerge with wreaths. L/S crowds stood around Cenotaph. The King walks back and Prince places wreath on Cenotaph. M/S of King George and Prince Albert with Indian officers, they stand there during the silence. Clergymen walk around the Cenotaph and the camera pans across people there.

    M/S of the King and Prince, people walk in front of a hearse (?) with big coffin on top (?) People walk around the Cenotaph. L/S as King and dignitaries bring wreaths out. The camera pans across to the crowds. M/S of buglers and drummers, regiments are lined up around them, a man conducts them. The camera pans across the Cenotaph and down showing crowds there. Various shots of the crowds and Cenotaph.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:32:00 / 01:54:59:00
    G 1554
    Sort Number:
    G 1554
  • Appears in...

    War & Revolution
    George VI: 1920s
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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