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  • Short Summary

    King George V attends investiture ceremony.

  • Description

    Investiture - part 2. Buckingham Palace, London.

    L/S of King George V standing on platform presenting award to naval Officer. L/Ss of large crowds. M/S of nurses standing in line. Shots of people seated. Shots of the King presenting awards to servicemen. Several similar shots of the King presenting awards, assisted by the Duke of Connaught.

    Intertitles read: "Captain AB Carpenter V.C. who was in command of the Vindictive."

    M/S of Carpenter standing with woman (hi wife ?). 'Able Seaman A Mackenzie VC, welcomed home. M/S of Mackenzie walking along on crutches aided by officials. Large crowds line his route. M/S of Mackenzie seated chatting with old woman who kisses him.

    World War One. honours.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1898.22
    Media URN:
    72783
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:45:00 / 01:33:17:00
    Canister:
    ON 101 B

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