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    Our airman Prince visits airmen's sports meeting. Somewhere in England.

    The Birdmen's Sports. Prince Albert; later King George VI; attends Airmen's Sports Meeting. Shot of a bunch of young men in long dark shorts and white jerseys boxing in a park; people standing along edge of park watching; and tall buildings in BG. CU Prince Albert (?)- he and another man stand watching. At Airmen's Sports Meeting; this time Prince Albert; possibly with his elder brother the Prince of Wales; later Edward VIII. and another man; all wearing coats; stand on field; with some sports contraption in BG. A crowd of men all crammed together in stands and around an air plane; some sitting; some reclining; all waving wildly; acting crazy. Closer shot of some of them; waving sticks.

    World War One; royalty.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    72774
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1898.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:55:00 / 01:17:35:00
    Canister:
    ON 100 G
    Sort Number:
    ON 100 G
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure War & Revolution Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    George VI: 1920s ON 100
  • Stills

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

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