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  • Short Summary

    March of veterans of the Federation of Disabled Sailors and Soldiers.

  • Description

    Church Parade.

    Location of events unknown - could be Bedfordshire.

    Parade of veterans. Federation of Disabled Sailors & Soldiers march. Starts with someone shooing some little boys out of the way as the marchers advance. Veterans; in civilian clothing march carrying banners while crowd of adults and kids watch Pan across crowd marchers; marching band; with a great background of a wall covered with advertisements and signs; all overlapping one another.

    Then CU pan across some of the men carrying banners for their group; which also say Non-Party; non-sectarian; Democratic; and smaller banners about a collection for families of dead veterans. Some flash frames; etc. then DS marchers going down street; to right; accompanied by a lot of young boys. After the marchers; a buggy full of men who can't walk drives by; they wave. Boys on bicycles follow (as they do to this day). Street scene.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:01:00 / 01:31:46:00
    ON 108 A

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