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  • Short Summary

    The 'All Clear Lads' are visited by General Sir William Robertson

  • Description

    General Sir W Robertson addresses the 'All Clear Lads'.

    The 'All Clear Lads' are visited by General Sir William Robertson; chief of the imperial general staff from 1915-1918. Shot of Robertson; along with a few other men walking along row of little boys in uniforms with forage caps; a few more boys with band instruments in FG; at a higher level. A French horn player looks at camera for a while; as Robertson; in BG; walks away past another row. CU profile Robertson; with 2 men in top hats and a young priest; the priest wipes his mouth with a handkerchief; stands there smiling and licks his lips.

    World War One; youth organisations.

    G 485 A.

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    Film ID:
    1896.04
    Media URN:
    72720
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:14:00 / 01:05:45:00
    Canister:
    ON 096 D

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