• Short Summary

    Princess Margaret sees re-enactment of part of Battle of Salamanca. Aldershot Hampshire.

  • Description

    Army display. Aldershot in Hampshire.

    SV Old fashioned soldiers marching. CU Their feet. Pan up to soldiers. SV Pan cannon being wheeled out. GV Princess Margaret watching display. GV Soldiers kneeling firing guns, re-enacting the Battle of Salamanca and capture of the French eagle. SV Ditto. SV Other troops firing back. GV Cannon being fired. Back view. GV Troops on horseback charging line of soldiers. Back view cannon being fired. SV Troops advancing. GV As they run for the attack. GV The French eagle being taken from it's pole and hidden away. SV Pan as hand to hand fighting commences. GV As cannon ball bursts on ground with bodies lying around. SV Bodies.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2207.20
    Media URN:
    57301
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:00:00 / 01:43:53:00
    Canister:
    69/48

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