General Northey speaks to crowds in Epsom.
Titles read: 'Epsom. General Northey - who cleared German East Africa, welcomed home.'
Ceremonies honouring General Edward Northey (Northie?). CU General giving a speech; with a Union Jack on a pole next to him; a hotel in BG. He wears a monocle. DS looking at a crowd of people; both civilian and military; gathered in the street and listening to the speaker on platform; decorated with flags.
Northey had also served in the Boer War; after First World War he became governor of Kenya. German East Africa later became the British colony Tanganyika; then the independent nation Tanzania.
World War One. Military; British Army; colonialism.