• Short Summary

    French Canadian troops perform the Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "French Canadians As King's Guard".

    Buckingham Palace, London.

    VS. of soldiers of the French Canadian Regiment marching into the forecourt of Buckingham Palace and performing the ceremony of Changing the Guard. All the orders during the ceremony are given in French (nat. sound).

    MS. of King George VI and Canadian and British officers watching the ceremony from a position in front of the Palace.

    LS. of Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) watching from a balcony of the Palace.

    Shots of troops taking over guard in front of Palace. A large crowd has gathered to watch.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1041.50
    Media URN:
    20727
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/04/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:17:00 / 01:53:47:00
    Canister:
    40/33

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