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  • Short Summary

    Prince of Wales lays foundations stone of flats for disabled ex-servicemen.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Prince of Wales lays foundations stone of British Legion Poppy Day Disabled Men's Flats".

    Richmond, Greater London / Surrey.

    Good C/U of Prince Edward, the Prince of Wales, shaking hands and talking with someone off screen. In the background stand more dignitaries, including a man carrying a mace. The Prince his way down a line of World War One Veterans in wheelchairs, shaking their hands. M/S of the dignitaries watch as the Prince makes a speech. He then ceremonially taps a foundation stone suspended on a chain.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    654.01
    Media URN:
    26186
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:00:38:00
    Canister:
    G 1345

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