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    Prince Oskar unveils monument.

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    Unveiling monument Prince Oskar present. Location of events unknown.

    Very militaristic ceremony for the unveiling of a World War One monument in Germany; attended by Prince Oskar of the former German royal family; 1920s. A line of German officers w/ spiked helmets; and Prince Oskar in top hat (not absolutely sure of that identification) walk past row of men in suits. Priest speaking at podium in a small platform w/ German imperial cross on front.

    German officers; military leaders in World War One; stand watching; a young boy w/ them stares at camera. Shots of huge crowd in park. Looking over crowd to memorial being unveiled; a statue of naked man in front of monument w/ eagle over list of war casualties. A few men lay wreaths. Next; crowd watch as soldiers; veterans parade.

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    Film ID:
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    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:38:00 / 01:14:51:00
    ON 304 B

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