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  • Short Summary

    King Baudouin leaves on a trip to the Belgian Congo. His family see him off.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    King Baudouin leaves on a trip to the Belgian Congo. His family see him off.

    Brussels, Belgium.

    LS King Baudouin leaving train. MS King passing. LS King inspecting guard of honour. MS Shaking hands with officials and crew. CU Ex-King Leopold hatless. MS The Belgian royal family shaking hands with crew. MS Crowd waving. MS King boarding plane accompanied by Father and Princess De Rethy. LS Crowds waving. MS Princess De Rethy with child leaving plane. LS King Leopold, Princess De Rethy and other members of the royal family waving goodbye. Ground to air plane in flight.

    (F.G.)

    Old record suggests material dates from 19/05/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2682.11
    Media URN:
    79611
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:52:00 / 01:26:46:00
    Canister:
    UN 2739 D

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