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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Buckingham Palace. King Honours Welsh Guards".

    Buckingham Palace, London.

    LV Band paraded on lawn in front of Palace. MV King George VI walks from door of Palace, down steps and salutes.

    MV Queen Mary and Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) looking on.

    LV Guards in full dress uniform paraded on lawn. MV King and high ranking officers of Welsh guards walking towards parade. SV Guards lined up. LV King presents first colour to bearer.

    SV Queen Mary, Elizabeth and others looking on.

    CU Back view King presenting second colour. MV People looking on.

    MV Back view King standing before microphone. CU King speaking. The King's Speech. 'I hand these new colours to you in the full confidence that you will guard them well and that in peace or war, whatever the future may bring you will keep bright the honour of the Welsh guards and of Wales'.

    CU Queen Mary and Elizabeth looking on.

    LV troops paraded on lawns. They march forward and halt. CU Queen Mary and Princess Elizabeth.

    GV guardsmen with busbies on rifles give three cheers for the King. SV King at salute. (Cheers carry over this shots).

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46035
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1413.32
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:18:00 / 01:47:52:00
    Canister:
    49/43
    Sort Number:
    49/043
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    George VI Speeches The Queen's UK visits Buckingham Palace gardens
  • Stills

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

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