• Short Summary

    King Alfonso of Spain visits the battlefield and ruined town of Verdun.

  • Description

    FRANCE: Verdun
    SV car draws up and King Alfonso gets in.
    MV King Alfonso talking to officers from car.
    SV King Alfonso lays wreath on grave by path.
    SV King Alfonso and company walk along battlefield by railway track.
    LS King Alfonso and company walking along battlefield.
    SV, V King Alfonso and company walk by barbed wire fortifications, officer pointing out area to King.
    SV party coming out of low tunnel (railway track running through tunnel.)
    SV King Alfonso and party walking past defences on battlefield.
    SV King Alfonso and party walk through arch in town.
    SV King Alfonso and Priest out of door into street.
    SV King Alfonso, Priest and party walk through ruined town.
    MV King Alfonso shakes hands with priest.
    SV King Alfonso in railway carriage.

    World War I; First World War; Battlefields
    Background: King Alfonso of Spain visits the battlefield and ruined town of Verdun.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA49AQFVYJ2JKT33VS68THJNV0P
    Media URN:
    VLVA49AQFVYJ2JKT33VS68THJNV0P
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/08/1919
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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