• Short Summary

    King George VI at Cenotaph on Remembrance Day 1948. London.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Remembrance Day 1948. Cenotaph, London.

    Elevated shot of Royal Marine trumpeters sounding "General Salute" at end of service - pan past Cenotaph to royal party. Band plays "God Save The King". Elevated shot King George VI saluting Cenotaph, he walks into Home Office followed by Prince Philip (later Duke of Edinburgh) and Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, and various military men.

    Elevated shot Westminster choirboys coming out. Elevated shot of procession of ex-servicemen marching past the farthest side of the Cenotaph to various tunes including "Pack up your Troubles". Overhead shot crowd with umbrellas up.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2286.16
    Media URN:
    65422
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:03:00 / 01:41:17:00
    Canister:
    UN 2219 E

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