• Short Summary

    Prince William visits dog show in Canberra, Australia.

  • Description

    Canberra, Australia.

    Australian title reads 'Prince William Attends his First Public Function'.

    Owners parading Dalmatian dogs across field. Several Setters (probably Irish, one colour) lined up. Close up shot of a lovely white dog - looks like albino Alsatian. Close up shot of a Bulldog. Close up shot of several English setters. Close up shot of a Collie. More shots of the dogs being shown. Nice shot of a little Dachshund (sausage dog) with owner.

    Duchess of Gloucester with Prince William in white coat arriving to dog show. Close up shot of Prince William. Several shots of Prince William placing a ribbon on winning dog. He is seen carrying a puppy.

    Amendment March 2011: So this must be Prince William of Gloucester who died aged 30 in 1972.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2175.20
    Media URN:
    64234
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:36:00 / 01:48:48:00
    Canister:
    UN 1332 D

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Reducing this clip's current date range of 1940-49, the event seen here took place on 1 October 1945.

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