• Short Summary

    A wedding arch is formed from bayonets and truncheons at a wedding in Buckinghamshire.

  • Description

    Full title reads; "Wing. Batons & Bayonets Their Wedding Arch! Constables and airmen form Guard of Honour at wedding of Miss Warren, daughter of Chief Constable of Bucks. and Group Capt. Landon, R.A.F."

    Wing, Buckinghamshire.

    Eileen Warren, in her Wedding dress walks up the path to the Church with her father. Airmen and policemen gather on either side of the path.

    As Group Captain Landon of the Royal Air Force (RAF) and his new wife come down the path after their Wedding the men form an arch from their bayonets and truncheons.

    The wedding car drives away, led by men in uniform.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    711.27
    Media URN:
    6260
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:43:00 / 01:51:43:00
    Canister:
    30/3

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The wedding took place on 2 June 1930.

    "Group Captain Landon" is Joseph Landon.

    "walks up the path to the Church with her father" - her father is Thomas Richard Pennefather Warren, 8th Baronet of Warren's Court.

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