King Inspects British Legion 1951

Star Item

Description

Hyde Park, London.

GV. British Legion standard bearers parading for King's inspection in Hyde Park. GV. Between lines of standards. CU. Medals on chest. SV. King George VI standing in land rover driving out to inspect standard bearers. SV. Standard bearers. LV. Towards, King driving down line...

more

Data

Cataloguer:
Sanja
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
47454
Sort Number:
51/040
Time in/Out:
01:30:06:00 / 01:31:10:00
Canister:
51/40
Film ID:
1453.04
Issue Date:
17/05/1951

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide

"Comrades-In-Arms!" Aka Comrades In Arms

The Prince of Wales and the Duke of Connaught attend British Legion rally in Guildford.

Prince Of Wales Tours Durham

Prince Of Wales Tours Durham

Prince of Wales visits Stanley and Hardwick Hall.

Lest We Forget

Lest We Forget

Duke of York and Earl Jellicoe lead parade of British Legion men in London.

Royal Tour In Lancashire Aka Royal Visit To Lancashire

Royal Tour In Lancashire Aka Royal Visit To Lancashire

Cheering crowds welcome King George VI and Queen Elizabeth throughout their tour of Lancashire.

Selected Originals - King Inspects The British Legion

Selected Originals - King Inspects The British Legion

Material related to newsreel story "King Inspects British Legion" - 51/40.

The North's Wembley

The North's Wembley

The Prince of Wales in Newcastle-upon-Tyne and Durham.

His Royal Highness The Duke Of Windsor

His Royal Highness The Duke Of Windsor

Documentary about the Duke of Windsor - Prince of Wales, King Edward VIII

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
10MoreTragedies
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler