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    Item title reads: "Duke of Connaught and Earl Haig at British Legion's deeply impressive Annual Memorial Parade."

    The Cenotaph, London

    M/S of the Duke and Earl, from behind as they address the assembled legions. Veterans hold Union Jacks. M/S of a procession of churchmen wearing robes slowly file past a war memorial, they assemble and a bishop reads a sermon. Earl Haig lays a large wreath at the foot of a memorial, and he steps back and bows his head. The legion members lower their standards, and then march past the Earl and Duke and other officials, who are stood on a raised platform, covered by a Union Jack. L/S of the British legion members marching. crowds watch.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33044
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    684.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:17:00 / 01:54:51:00
    Canister:
    G 1405
    Sort Number:
    G 1405
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Douglas Haig
  • Stills

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

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