King George V inspects and decorates troops at Buckingham Palace in 1917
SLATE INFORMATION: Investiture in the Forecourt of Buckingham Palace
ENGLAND: London: Westminster: Buckingham Palace:
Troops with bayonets fixed on parade in forecourt of Palace.
LS. Troops salute King George V (side & back views) & the flag is lowered.
LS. The King & an officer walk to official table set up in the courtyard.
MV. Officer, called by the aide, steps forward to receive medal presented by the King.
MV. Ditto to second officer, who shakes hands with the King, then salutes.
MV. Ditto to third officer.
MV. Side view the King, standing with one arm behind his back.
MV. King presents medal to a woman.
MV. The King presents medal to a young boy , accompanied by his mother.
SV. The King presents medal to a gentleman (unidentified.)
MV. King George (with back to camera) salutes the troops.
MV. The King (side view) talks to rounded soldier in wheelchair.
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