• Short Summary

    King George V reviews Royal Air Force cadets.

  • Description

    King with RAF cadets.

    St Leonards, East Sussex.

    King George V reviews Royal Air Force cadets in the early days of the RAF. King & officers walk along row of cadets. King entourage standing on little platform outside; all facing to right. Very brief shot many men stand in rows on field.

    Shots of King walking around inspecting. King watches as cadets march in parade on street. King meeting cadet. CU group of officers. CU King walks by. GV the men cheer for the King; lifting their hats.

    Royalty; military review.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1922.19
    Media URN:
    73360
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:43:00 / 01:24:22:00
    Canister:
    ON 141 G

Comments (2)

  1. musicmaestro360 says

    This is the old Academy 6 site in St Leonards, East Sussex. The station is West St Leonards, and other footage appears to be shot around what is now Filsham Road/St Saviours Road, St Leonards

  2. British Pathé says

    That's incredibly helpful. Thanks. Anyone have any idea what the date for this is?

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