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    King George V reviewing troops.

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    King reviews troops. Location of events unknown.

    Review of troops by King George V; other royalty also present. Opens with: Soldiers marching; looking back & waving. Open coach with coachmen in top hats drives by carrying some royals -- Duke of Connaught ; etc. past lines of troops. GV Major gate; with huge arch beyond it; people standing about; a military marching band comes through. CU soldiers marching. GV large field with soldiers lined up; group on horse back riding toward camera; from distance. Cut back to soldiers marching past Marble Arch.

    Back view; marching away. Same; panning to show arch; which they're marching toward and through King George V and group of others on horseback riding past troops. King; etc. watching from horse. 2 princes & other guy. Troops marching in long lines. Pan on some spectators -- women & kids; pan left; looking along crowd standing behind rope; including some uniformed men. Ladies standing up in carriage (back view). Side view same; ladies lean forward; pat horse. LS of King George V on horseback.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1919
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:09:00 / 01:09:04:00
    ON 120 D

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