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  • Short Summary

    King George VI presents medals to soldiers. Possibly in Holland.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    King George VI - Monty - Medal presentation.

    Various shots of Field Marshall Bernard Montgomery at airbase. King George VI walks down steps from aircraft. Shots of Monty talking with the King and greeting other members senior looking military figures. Similar shots. A small crowd waves at the King. The King and Monty are driven away in jeep. M/Ss of the King and Monty walking together chatting.

    Several shots of procession of cars moving slowly along road. Soldier line either side of the road.

    The King shakes hands and chats with American soldiers standing in line. Shots of the King with British soldiers.

    Various shots of the King standing at small table presenting medals to British soldiers.

    C/U of royal standard flying on car. Good group shot of the King with Monty and unidentified other senior military figure. Shots of children lining street waving as the car carrying the King passes by. Some of the children are wearing clogs (possibly Holland ?).

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:00:00 / 01:38:40:00
    UN 1064 A

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