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    Hirohito visits British army camp. Location of events unknown.

    Royalty. Japanese Crown Prince Hirohito (later Emperor) in Great Britain; visits a British Army Vocational Training Centre; c.1920's. Various shots of group of young Japanese men in naval dress uniform; being given a tour of British military training facility. They watch men (who wear work clothes but some also have Army hats) performing different technical & artistic tasks- -bricklaying; painting pictures;performing some painstaking task while wearing goggles. Next; the Japanese visitors attend a gymnastics demonstration. CU's of Prince seated between 2 British Army officers. Shots of the gymnastics- -tumbling; etc. Prince inspecting Brit. troops. International relations.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    76588
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2418.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:05:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:39:00 / 01:56:12:00
    Canister:
    ON 337 D
    Sort Number:
    ON 337 D
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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