• Short Summary

    King Baudouin of Belgium was filmed, October 28, arriving by helicopter at Aachen, Germany, for a three-day visit to Belgian troops stationed in Germany.

  • Description

    1.
    LV. Helicopter arrives
    0.04

    2.
    SV. Helicopter lands
    0.06

    3.
    SV. Pressmen run 0.10
    0.07

    4.
    LV. Pilot opens door
    0.10

    5.
    CU. King gets out
    0.13

    6.
    SV. Walks to officer who salutes
    0.16

    7.
    CU. King shakes hands
    0.19

    8.
    SV. DITTO
    0.23

    9.
    CU. DITTO
    0.24

    10.
    LV. Troops present arms
    0.28

    11.
    CU. DITTO
    0.30

    12.
    CV. King reviews troops
    0.32

    13.
    SV.PAN DITTO
    0.35

    14.
    LV.PAN DITTO
    0.40

    15.
    SV. Colours
    0.42

    16.
    SV. King salutes colours
    0.47

    17.
    CU.PAN Reviews troops
    0.49

    18.
    CU. Decorations on colliers uniform
    0.51

    19.
    LV. King shakes hands with officer
    0.57



    Initials BA/AHS/ES



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: King Baudouin of Belgium was filmed, October 28, arriving by helicopter at Aachen, Germany, for a three-day visit to Belgian troops stationed in Germany. A guard of honour lined up to greet the King, who afterwards spoke to some of the Belgian officers. German officials were also present for the King's arrival.

    During his visit, King Baudouin is to visit army units in the Aachen area and will also watch the troops demonstrating some of their weapons and vehicles. At the close of his visit, he is to go to Bonn to meet President Heinrich Luebke of West Germany

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4ZHGL81X7Q3GPJZ9TTZV40SV5
    Media URN:
    VLVA4ZHGL81X7Q3GPJZ9TTZV40SV5
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/10/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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