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  • Description

    Item title reads - Mystery in Siam. (now Thailand).

    Late King Ananda lies in state after he was found shot dead. Officials say it was suicide, others say he was murdered.

    Various shots of Bangkok with its ornate temples. M/S of royal palace, the doors swing open. M/S as the new King Phumiphon walks to where his brother's body lies in state. Various shots of shrine and casket of late King Ananda, the body cannot be seen. M/S as priests sit and pay homage. The new king emerges from the shrine with his entourage.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45744
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1406.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:25:00 / 01:02:25:00
    Canister:
    46/59
    Sort Number:
    46/059
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    King Bhumibol Adulyadej Ananda siam01 siam King of Siam
  • Stills

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

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