• Short Summary

    It is announced that King of Buganda has come to an age to succeed his father.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "A KING COMES OF AGE".

    Kampala, Uganda.

    Various shots of the large crowds in Kampala, Uganda. Several shots of the ceremony at the Cathedral, where, in the presence of the Governor General Sir Charles Dundas, the Bishop of Uganda officiates when the Kabaka Mutesa II (King Freddie) will come of age and succeed his father as ruler of Buganda. Young King seated on the throne. Governor leaving in his car after the ceremony. King leaving in a car after the ceremony.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1071.24
    Media URN:
    37831
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/01/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:55:00 / 01:44:53:00
    Canister:
    43/5

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