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    Full title reads: "THE FUNERAL OF ALEXANDER I OF JUGOSLAVIA AT BELGRADE."

    Belgrade, Yugoslavia.

    Planes flying in formation over Belgrade. Procession of people carrying wreaths walking through Belgrade street. Naval troops marching towards camera. Troops from other nations marching.

    This is the funeral of the King Alexander I of Yugoslavia in Belgrade. Greek troops marching past camera. King's horse in procession. Long line of cars covered in wreaths and flowers passing the camera.

    Officers carrying the late King's Crown, sword and sceptre. Gun carriage with the King's coffin passes the camera. Queen Marie, King's widow, covered in black walking behind the coffin with their eldest son, young King Peter II Karadjordjevic. Various foreign dignitaries walking in funeral procession.

    Various shots of the troops marching past the coffin with King's body. Young King Peter standing with family beside the coffin.

    Coffin with King's body being lifted to be placed on the train and transported to rest with his forefathers.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    9940
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    799.38
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:14:00 / 01:53:36:00
    Canister:
    34/85
    Sort Number:
    34/085
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    Yugoslavia Yugoslavia 1918 - 1991
  • Stills

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

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