• Short Summary

    King George V inspects and decorates troops at Buckingham Palace in 1917

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Investiture in the Forecourt of Buckingham Palace

    ENGLAND: London: Westminster: Buckingham Palace:
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    Main title

    (5ft)


    Troops with bayonets fixed on parade in forecourt of Palace.

    (6ft)


    LS. Troops salute King George V (side & back views) & the flag is lowered.

    (12ft)


    LS. The King & an officer walk to official table set up in the courtyard.

    (19ft)


    MV. Officer, called by the aide, steps forward to receive medal presented by the King.

    (32ft)


    MV. Ditto to second officer, who shakes hands with the King, then salutes.

    (49ft)


    MV. Ditto to third officer.

    (58ft)


    MV. Side view the King, standing with one arm behind his back.

    (59ft)


    MV. King presents medal to a woman.

    (64ft)


    MV. The King presents medal to a young boy , accompanied by his mother.

    (68ft)


    SV. The King presents medal to a gentleman (unidentified.)

    (75ft)


    MV. King George (with back to camera) salutes the troops.

    (79ft)


    MV. The King (side view) talks to rounded soldier in wheelchair.

    (92ft)


    King in Buckingham Palace Forecourt


    Royalty, Military - Ceremonial, Military - Injured, Ceremonies - Decorations, Buckingham Palace

    of Wales, Duke of Cornwall and York, Duke of York, Prince George of Wales
    Background: King George V inspects and decorates troops at Buckingham Palace in 1917

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA63WL469VBMB2T7DL7OW6FTXR1
    Media URN:
    VLVA63WL469VBMB2T7DL7OW6FTXR1
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/10/1917
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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