• Short Summary

    The King inspects the KRRC. Winchester Hampshire.

  • Description

    The King visits the KRRC (King Royal Rifle Corps). Winchester, Hampshire.

    SV King's car arriving at Bushfield Park, Winchester. (first 7 for super. title). SV King George VI alighting from car. SV Mayor and other dignitaries including Duke of Wellington on right. S .K.R.R's lined up. SV K.R.R's standard on flagpole. SV Officer saluting, pan to King. LV king walking forward to inspect troops. SV Audience covered with army blankets and raincoats. LV king inspecting troops, pauses to chat to man with medals. CU Sergeant wearing medals, pan up to head. SV Towards, King walking along ranks. CU type. SV King finishing inspection of troops. SCU Small boy covered by raincoat.

    SV King walking along line of one-day soldiers still dressed in civvies. SV King walking along line of one-day soldiers still dressed in civvies, pausing to chat. CU Bowler-hatted man with numerous medals pinned on chest, veteran of 1914-18 war. SCU King walking along line of one-day soldiers. CU Officer type. CU K.R.R.C. soldier insignia and divisional flash. SCU Old Chelsea pensioners with Victorian service in K.R.R.C pan long line. SCU Pan from pensioners to King and back to pensioners. CU Pensioners. SCU King pan to World-War-One veterans. CU World War One veteran pan from medals on chest to head. CU King walking along line chatting to World War One veterans.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:48:00 / 01:07:10:00

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