European Funeral & Troops Marching Probably… 1934

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    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations unclear.

    Belgrade, Yugoslavia.

    Various shots of large funeral procession - probably of King Alexander, assassinated in 1934. Crowds line street to see military procession. We see Oriental (Chinese / Japanese?) dignitaries paying their respects. C/U bust of dead King. Various shots steam boat coming into dock, bringing more crowds of mourners. M/S row of policemen, wearing helmets similar to British police officers. Various shots people with wreaths standing in front of lion statue. More shots of military funeral procession - including soldiers from Greece and other European countries marching with guns pointing ground. At end of procession are several trucks loaded with wreaths and the coffin carried on a gun carriage.

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    British Pathé
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    Media URN:
    61450
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1925.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:10:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:03:00 / 01:38:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 789 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 0789 A
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