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  • Short Summary

    King George V inspects the recruits of the Royal Guard of Gordon Highlanders on his visit to Scotland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The King in Scotland. His Majesty inspects Royal Guard of Gordon Highlanders composed wholly of recruits - on his way to Balmoral. Ballater.

    M/S of King George V wearing a kilt, he salutes in the doorway of the barracks, a soldier salutes at the side of him. He emerges followed by others, one of these men, also in a kilt looks like one of his sons, possibly the Prince of Wales. M/S as the King walks down the line of recruits. M/S as he talks to a soldier followed by his son. M/S as the car drives away and people wave.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    240.46
    Media URN:
    22446
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:18:00 / 01:49:03:00
    Canister:
    G 800

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