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  • Short Summary

    Princess Elizabeth inspects 5th Battalion Grenadier Guards.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unknown / unclear.

    London.

    Guards on parade, 5th Battalion Grenadier Guards. Looks like Horse Guards Parade.

    Various mute shots of Princess Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth II) inspecting the soldiers. She chats to one of them on the end of a row.

    Shot of the soldiers giving three cheers then putting their hats back on. Shots of the soldiers marching past.

    Princess Elizabeth arrives and gets out of her car to be greeted by officials. The Princess inspects a line of ATS women (Auxiliary Territorial Service). Several shots of her chatting to soldiers.

    Brief shot of Queen Elizabeth (Queen Mother) chatting to people in a crowd.

    Most footage similar to that in UN 1179 A.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2159.08
    Media URN:
    63993
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:17:00 / 01:45:11:00
    Canister:
    UN 1179 B

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