• Short Summary

    First anniversary of VE-Day marked in Copenhagen.

  • Description

    Copenhagen, Denmark.

    Various shots of mass crowd on streets of Copenhagen. RAF (Royal Air Force) band playing while marching through the streets. RAF band playing on crowded square.

    Various shots of mass crowd on square. Several night shots of the crowd carrying burning torches, celebrating through the night.

    Various shots of officers laying wreaths during memorial service at War Memorial in Copenhagen.

    King Christian and Queen Alexandrine of Denmark arriving in car to attend the memorial service.

    Scenes of service at War Memorial in Copenhagen. King and Queen of Denmark place wreath.

    Close up shot of cross shaped memorial with Danish flag hanging from it. More shots of the ceremony, officers and civilians around the memorial.

    Date found in the old file - 12/07/1946. If the date is correct, this is marking of the first anniversary of VE-Day in Copenhagen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:34:00 / 01:08:08:00
    UN 1484 A

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