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  • Short Summary

    Wedding of nurse from Chelsea Hospital attended by Chelsea Pensioners.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'The Pensioners' Tribute - Veterans from Chelsea Hospital form Guard of Honour at wedding of one of their nurses.'

    Location: Chelsea, London?

    Shot of Chelsea Pensioners facing each other across aisle. They draw their swords and raise them in an arch above. Some nurses also stand by them. The bride and groom walk out (toward camera). A nurse and another woman help an old soldier walk.

    Ceremony.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1864.57
    Media URN:
    71774
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1917
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:17:00 / 01:59:56:00
    Canister:
    ON 044 M

Comments (1)

  1. alan Hutchings says

    Hi This clip shows the wedding of my grandfathers Brother George Reed to Edith Charlton however the date you show is incorrect as the wedding was 4th Sept 1920 and not 1917.

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