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  • Short Summary

    Review of the West African Frontier Force by Governor of Gold Coast in Ashanti.

  • Description

    Ashanti, Gold Coast, West African frontier.

    Full titles read: "and from that distant out-post of Empire - Coomassie Ashanti - you see the Review of the West African Frontier Force by the Governor of the Gold Coast."

    L/S as three dignitaries (one is carrying the Union Flag) walk towards the West African Frontier Force soldiers and salute. The Union Flag is placed in the ground. The dignitaries salute the soldiers. Group shot of soldiers. Various shots of soldiers marching, some are carrying large wheels.

    Note: there is a duplicate copy of this story found on *PM0440* - check for best quality - EB 2001.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    270.15
    Media URN:
    23010
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/06/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:58:00 / 01:20:18:00
    Canister:
    G 886

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