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  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE KING INSPECTS CADETS IN TRAINING".

    Aldershot, Hampshire.

    General view of tanks and infantry taking part in a cadet training manoeuvre at Aldershot. Back shot of King George VI and party in foreground. Pan from the King watching manoeuvres to tanks moving across plain. Tank being loaded onto lorry belonging to a tank servicing unit. Troops assembling jeep in record time. King with an army officer viewing assembly off jeep. Four soldiers hard at work assembling front portions of a jeep. King and army officers watch cadets carrying out a wireless training exercise. Army wireless equipment with back of radio operator at right of screen. King and two army officers seated in jeep enjoying private joke as jeep, which is mounted on tracked army servicing vehicle, moves away from camera.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/08/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46765
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1434.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:42:00 / 01:45:32:00
    Canister:
    48/64
    Sort Number:
    48/064
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    PGS KG6
  • Stills

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

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