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  • Short Summary

    British troops parade in Berlin to mark King's birthday.

  • Description

    Berlin, Germany.

    Various shots of the grand British military parade held in Berlin to mark the birthday of King George VI. Various shots of the regiments of the British Army, machinery, vehicles and other equipment parading. Various shots of the officers and audience watching the parade - several Russian officers seen, two named in the old record as Colonel Pirogov, Chief of Protocol of Berlin Soviet Control Commission and his aide Captain Agvonos. Some of the regiments taking part in parade are the First Battalion of the Black Watch, Royal Horse Guards, Engineers etc. LS. Major General G. K. Bourne, British Commanding officer in Berlin, leading three cheers, Black Watch behind. More shots of the parade and the audience watching. Some high angle long shots of the parade are seen.

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    Date found in the old record - 12/06/1950.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2306.09
    Media URN:
    65684
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:58:00 / 01:27:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 2273 A

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