• Short Summary

    The Union Jack is lowered and the last of the British Army of Occupation leaves Wiesbaden for home.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: 'Winding Up the Watch on the Rhine - The Union Jack is lowered and the last of the British Army of Occupation leaves Wiesbaden for home'

    GERMANY: Wiesbaden:
    Troops taking part in parade / Marching band / Soldiers marching / Officer on horseback along followed by parade / Troops with rifles marching down street / Officers inspecting rows of soldiers / More of parade / Flag-lowering ceremony, Union Jack flag lowered down mast / Group of men along / Troops packed into train ready to depart
    Background: The Union Jack is lowered and the last of the British Army of Occupation leaves Wiesbaden for home. In 1925, Wiesbaden had become the headquarters of the British Rhine Army (World War I/First World War/WWI).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5WQNMPL9E7Y11BE3MOVUTN8K1
    Media URN:
    VLVA5WQNMPL9E7Y11BE3MOVUTN8K1
    Group:
    Reuters - Empire News Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1929
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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