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  • Short Summary

    Duke of Gloucester visiting Middle East.

  • Description

    Northern Africa.

    Various shots of Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, on a whistle stop tour of Middle East based regiments. He visits several units including Indian and Gurkha.

    Various shots of the Duke while visiting an open field hospital (tented) where he meets the nursing staff and wounded - interior of hospital.

    More shots of Duke of Gloucester inspecting troops. Several shots of the troops marching past. Duke of Gloucester is seen presenting decoration to a soldier.

    Various shot of a garden party - guests queue to be received by the Duke. Possibly in the grounds of British Embassy, Cairo. Duchess of Gloucester is with Duke.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1809.04
    Media URN:
    71106
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:36:00 / 01:14:23:00
    Canister:
    UN 314 A

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