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  • Short Summary

    General Robertson makes speech about Battle of Ypres at Hampstead Orthopaedic Hospital.

  • Description

    General Sir William Robertson at Hampstead Orthopaedic Hospital - "Battle of Ypres one of the most important of this war".

    London.

    Shot of military and upper-class looking civilian men standing under tree conversing. Shot looking down hill at crowd seated facing a raised platform; outdoors; rows of people seated on platform.

    M/S platform with General Robertson standing and making a speech. Several ladies and gentlemen are seated on platform behind him; and some other Army officers also sit in front. As he finishes and sits they applaud; then they all stand - shot of man in top hat with 3 officers.

    Pan across crowd of mostly ladies; all wearing hats. A few old men also in audience.

    G 447 B.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1882.53
    Media URN:
    72348
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:16:00 / 01:58:01:00
    Canister:
    ON 063 M

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