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  • Short Summary

    The King visits the Royal Berkshire Regiment at their Reading depot.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Reading, Berkshire.

    The King visits the Royal Berkshire Regiment at their Reading depot.

    King George VI posing with a group of officers to photographers. Angle shot of king posing with officers. Close up shot of the King singled out of the group. General view of parade ground. King inspecting rank of troops, many with long service stripes. Close up shot of King inspecting troops. Families looking on. Close up shot of the King chatting to old comrades. Close up shot of one of the old soldiers. King chatting to some of the old men, some of whom are seated. King with another old man. An old man, presumably a war veteran, points out his medal. Close up shot of the medal. Close up, head shot of the old man.

    Possibly connected with 48/30 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1516.40
    Media URN:
    59669
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:57:00 / 01:46:41:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 024 J

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