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  • Short Summary

    Duke of Connaught and his son Prince Arthur present medals to French officers during WW1.

  • Description

    Location of events unknown - somewhere in France during World War One.

    Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught (son of Queen Victoria) inspects Indian regiment, with him are several British colonial officers. MS Duke of Connaught in carriage with Indian man riding behind him holding a parasol.

    Duke's son, Prince Arthur of Connaught, presents decoration to a French general (unidentified - seen only from back). Prince Arthur (son) places chain around the General's neck, while General Douglas Haig looks on. Prince Arthur (son) with another French General standing in street of French town, crowd of French and British soldiers watch from a few yards away.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2466.17
    Media URN:
    77227
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1910 - 1919
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:28:00 / 01:29:28:00
    Canister:
    ON 433 E

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