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  • Short Summary

    King Albert I and Queen Elisabeth of Belgium visit front during WW1.

  • Description

    Belgium.

    King Albert I and Queen Elisabeth of Belgium fly in small aeroplanes. Queen climbing up into plane, she is bundled up in heavy coat & scarves so that she is unrecognisable. The pilot starts to get in. Shot of King Albert standing next to another aeroplane with French Army General Pau (?) & another officer. King wears flyer suit. The other men help him fasten goggles. King climbs up into plane. Aeroplane taxiing away from camera.

    American cataloguer's note: according to listing the King & Queen are visiting at the front during World War One.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2466.15
    Media URN:
    77225
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:41:00 / 01:24:30:00
    Canister:
    ON 433 B

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