• Short Summary

    Large parade of servicemen and women marks the start of Allies' Week in Edinburgh.

  • Description

    Titles read: "ALLIES' WEEK IN EDINBURGH".

    Edinburgh, Scotland.

    Various shots of a large parade of servicemen and women representing the British Commonwealth of Nations marching along Princes Street to open Allies' Week. The Lord Provost, William Darling takes the salute.

    Several divisions of Allied troops are seen, including British ATS servicewomen and some men wearing cloaks over their uniforms who could be Polish Mountain Troops. Soldiers towards the rear carry the flags of all the Allied nations.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1326.12
    Media URN:
    43817
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/05/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:13:00 / 01:17:07:00
    Canister:
    42/37

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