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  • Short Summary

    Belgian King and French President inspect troops at Furnes, Belgium.

  • Description

    Title reads: "King Albert and President Poincare (in motor car) inspect troops at Furnes. A bomb was dropped from an aeroplane ten minutes later*".

    Furnes, Belgian.

    King Albert of Belgium and France's President Raymond Poincare inspect troops at Furnes High angled shot looking down at cavalry parading across square. Car drives past with the King & President (not near enough to see them). Shot of a map drawn of the area showing symbols for Allies and Germans (World War One).

    Note: this item is part of a Pathe Gazette issue, circa January, 1915. For rest of issue see other records for ON 384 A.

    * for shots of aftermath of bombing see ON 384 A 5.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2450.17
    Media URN:
    77006
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1915
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:09:00 / 01:19:50:00
    Canister:
    ON 384 A 4

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