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  • Short Summary

    Lord Methuen inspects the 1st and 2nd Battalion Scots Guards in Chelsea. He has been their Colonel for 25 years.

  • Description

    Item title reads - 12,000 Guardsmen 1st and 2nd Battalion Scots Guards march and drill, as only the Guards can, at inspection by F.M. Lord Methuen, for 25 years their Colonel. Chelsea, Greater London.

    L/S as Lord Methuen and other officers walk across the parade ground in front of Guards, he inspects them. M/S as one approaches and salutes, Lord Methuen pins a medal on him and he marches off again. Various shots as the Scots Guards march past in rows while he salutes. They come to a halt then do a drill with their guns. M/S as they give Lord Methuen three cheers and wave their hats in the air.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    790.24
    Media URN:
    35798
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:09:00 / 01:38:34:00
    Canister:
    G 1611

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