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  • Short Summary

    The Duke of Connaught visits a centre for soldier disabled in the First World War.

  • Description

    Nr. Andover, Hampshire.

    Intertitle: "DUKE of CONNAUGHT - ever zealous in the welfare of the disabled soldier - visits Enham Village Centre".

    Prince Arthur, the Duke of Connaught visits a home for soldiers disabled in the First World War. Various shots of the Duke making his way round a crowded garden to shake the hands with disabled soldiers. He shakes the hand of one man with a bandaged head who is carrying a toddler in his arms, the Duke pinches the baby's cheek. The Duke is taken to a section of the garden where one of the soldiers using some sort of mechanical device - this could be a demonstration of the ways that the soldiers are put to work ( he might be making rope ).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    216.02
    Media URN:
    21858
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/07/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:58:00 / 01:05:33:00
    Canister:
    G 682

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