• Short Summary

    His Majesty inspects 2,000 Home Guards and finds himself a 'victim' of their efficiency.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: L.D.V. Halts King on Defence Tour

    ENGLAND:
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    SV Harry Kenny, VC
    LDV cries halt in challenge to King.
    SV King in Field Marshal's service uniform and forage cap produces Identity Card.
    LTV men lined up in field for inspection.
    LV King inspecting men.
    SV Men with LDV armlets at attention.
    SCU King talking to man.
    GV men and motorcyclists lined up.
    LV King talking to member of motorcycle crew.
    Elev men marching past King.
    CU feet marching past camera.
    SV through timber uprights King saluting.

    Civil Defence; Royalty; King George VI of Great Britain (1936-52), Home Guard
    Background: His Majesty inspects 2,000 Home Guards and finds himself a 'victim' of their efficiency.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA4NT0ERPSK96K8CXI2U19Q6MH
    Media URN:
    VLVAA4NT0ERPSK96K8CXI2U19Q6MH
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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