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    Nijmegen, Holland (Netherlands).

    SV. Towards and past, Duke of Gloucester walking round graves with another officer. He is followed by group of other officials. SV. Top view, civilians sitting down watching proceedings. SV. The Duke talking to people in the crowd. GV. Pan of the whole ground of the troops lined up and people looking, and dais. SV. Crowd looking on. SV. Back view, the Duke on dais pulls trigger and a flag falls off the Groesbeek memorial (Union Jack). SV. Various flags hanging up in archways round the memorial falling down (2 shots). CU. Plaque with names of men who were in Essex, Scottish Regiment, Cavalry Highlanders, Royal Canadian Army Service Corp. SV. Royal Welsh Fusiliers lined up. CU. Welsh Fusilier. SV. Prince Bernhard of Holland and Duke of Gloucester laying wreaths and they stand back to salute. SCU. Wreaths with inscription on the memorial 'Their Name Liveth Forever'.

    (F.G.) (Orig.D.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/06/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    31978
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    591.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:22:00 / 01:16:26:00
    Canister:
    56/46
    Sort Number:
    56/046
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    Categories
    War & Revolution Historical Figures & Celebrities
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    Commonwealth: Politics, Royalty and War
  • Stills

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

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