• Short Summary

    Armistice Day 1927 - at the Cenotaph. Lord Mayor at the Royal Exchange: 260ft
    Armistice?

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Armistice Day 1927

    ENGLAND: London & various locations.
    Religious procession around Cenotaph: clergy in procession: clergy and dignitaries around Cenotaph: procession along crowded avenue:

    SLATE

    King George V lays poppy wreath on cenotaph: Duke of York and Prince of Wales lay wreaths: Royal family watching from balcony: Senior dignitaries lined up: George V with three other officers, saluting and taking hats off: Big Ben showing 11 O'clock: crowd observing silence: King and others put hats back on; buglers playing: King and officers walking past rank of senior dignitaries (or veterans)

    SLATE

    The new Lord Mayor (Sir John E. K. Studd) attends ceremony at Royal Exchange. soldiers around monument in front of Royal Exchange, heavy crowd: heavy crowd in streets (2 shots) traffic immobilised by crowd, good shot open-top doubledecker buses (very crowded) (sev. shots) military parade through streets (2 shots)

    Ceremony underway at Cenotaph PAN to crowd in avenue (2 shots)

    Tomb of unknown soldier at unknown location

    SLATE

    Cenotaph: lines of crosses in graveyard:
    Background: Armistice Day 1927 - at the Cenotaph. Lord Mayor at the Royal Exchange: 260ft
    Armistice Day: London 1927
    Duke of York: ARMISTACE DAY (1927)
    Prince of Wales: ARMISTACE DAY 1927

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADELLOW1KWI08699XN53M3IN67
    Media URN:
    VLVADELLOW1KWI08699XN53M3IN67
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1927
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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