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    A title in Swedish reads "Ni kunna vara overtygade om min erkansla och landets tacksamhet."


    King Gustav of Sweden leaving a building escorted by several high ranking officers. Various shots of the King Gustav inspecting the troops lined up on parade ground. He talks with some of the men, Christmas tree is seen on the parade ground. Several shots of the King Gustav addressing the troops. A photographer taking photograph of the King.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:03:23:00
    UN 795 A
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    UN 0795 A
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    War & Revolution Historical Figures & Celebrities
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (2)

  1. creag an tuirc says

    The film shows king Gustaf receiving the Swedish Saar batallion, which has been part of the international force supervising the plebiscite in Saar over the question if the region should remain with France or return to Germany. (It was ceded to France for 15 years in the Versailles peace treaty.)

    Mats Laurin, Sweden

  2. creag an tuirc says

    Sorry, King Gustaf is sending the Swedish Saar batallion on its way, in december 1934. The pelibicsite wasn´t until early in `35.

    Mats Laurin, Sweden

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