• Short Summary

    The King takes salute as French-Canadians take over Buckingham Palace guard duties.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Canadians Mount Guard at Palace

    ENGLAND: London: Westminster:
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    Gen. view big Ben at 4 o'clock pan to French-Canadians in battle dress & steel helmets & with rifles over Westminster Bridge.
    Semi view soldiers marching past.
    CU soldier past.
    CU 'Canada' on soldiers arm.
    Long view troops marching...crowd walking with them.
    Travel shot crowd on curb.
    CU soldier in crowd salutes.
    Gen. view troops marching.. & Cameramen on trucks & crowd.
    Gen. view people looking out of window.
    Long view soldiers marching.
    Semi view policeman marching down street.

    French-Canadians Take up Guard Duties at Buckingham Palace.
    Buckingham Palace:
    CU 'Canada' pan to face.
    Long view 2 Canadians doing sentry-duty.
    CU Canadian type.
    Semi view Canadian sentry marching pan to Gen. view Palace.

    Royalty; King George VI of Great Britain (1936-52), Military - Ceremonial; British Empire; Ethnic Minorities; Buildings, Landmarks and Monuments; World War Two (Second World War; WWII)
    Background: The King takes salute as French-Canadians take over Buckingham Palace guard duties.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA13Y9OLYMJOK7NW4F64QSL3HAI
    Media URN:
    VLVA13Y9OLYMJOK7NW4F64QSL3HAI
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/04/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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