• Short Summary

    The Duke of Connaught inspects Beefeaters in parade at St. James's Palace.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "St. James's Palace. The Yeomen of the Guard. The stately and soldierly King's Bodyguard inspected by that 'Grand Old Soldier' - the 82 year-old Duke of Connaught."

    St. James's Palace, London.

    Men of the Yeomen of the Guard (beefeaters) march across the lawns of St James's Palace. The voice over describes the history of the the royal bodyguard.

    The Duke of Connaught, with another officer, walks out toward the rank of men.

    The beefeaters are lined up for inspection. The Duke salutes them.

    The Duke walks down there rank inspecting them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    679.09
    Media URN:
    5070
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:05:00 / 01:11:24:00
    Canister:
    32/51

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