Britain's Tribute To Gallant Belgium 1923

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    Item title reads - Britain's tribute to gallant Belgium. Prince of Wales unveils beautiful memorial - symbolic of Anglo-Belgian unity. Brussels.

    L/S as Prince Edward, the Prince of Wales, walks across some tracks to the memorial. He is wearing military uniform and a big bearskin helmet. He cuts the string and the flag falls off to reveal the memorial. Various shots of bands and soldiers marching on foot or horse. L/S as the Prince gets in his carriage and salutes as it sets off.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/05/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    23688
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    304.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:17:00 / 01:19:02:00
    Canister:
    G 977
    Sort Number:
    G 0977
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