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  • Short Summary

    Scenes from central London as crowds line the streets during Victory Parade.

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    Title scene reads: "London - Victory March - " London's Own" receive a tremendous reception".

    Central London, England.

    High angle shot from top of Admiralty Arch of parade coming down the Mall. Crowds waving along the edge of the route. CU Soldiers marching. High angle shot of parade passing beneath Admiralty Arch. Parade splits as it approaches the Arch. Various shots of parade passing through dense crowds. High Angle as Carriages pass in Parade . High angle Admiralty Arch of columns of soldiers. High Angle shot as troops pass along the strand. WS of crowds from street level. High angle shot of line of nurses halting in middle of road at the foot of Admiralty Arch. High Angle as troops go round Trafalgar Square towards The Strand High Angle as band pass down Mall towards the Arch. Band halts then divides. GV Houses of Parliament, pan to columns of soldiers going over Westminster Bridge. Big Ben. Shot as before of band approaching Arch. Shot towards Arch streets decorated with bunting. Westminster Bridge as before. Trafalgar square as before. Gun Carriage as before. WS. Navy band and ratings WS. Army Officers on horse back. WS. Navy Officers and ratings crowds in background. WS. Officers on horse back Admiralty Arch in the background. WS shot as Army Band pass with Admiralty Arch in background. Same position army Officers on horse back. WS at street level as troops with rifles pass. WS Street level as Military band pass. WS Military band passing Admirality Arch behind. WS. Troops of various nationalities pass. WS. Officers pass followed by Military band. Various repeated shots. WS. Parade passes seen from behind a dense crowd of people. WS Soldiers parade flags of different nations. WS Westminster Bridge. WS Carriages parade across Westminster Bridge. Admiralty Arch as parade passes. WS. Band of Pipers pass. WS. Houses of Parliament and Westminster Bridge. WS. Arch with decoration and bunting. WS Trumpeters on horse back. WS. Dais with senior officers. WS. Admiralty arch Japanese soldier on horseback with flag. Japanese troops follow behind. WS troops pass Dais with senior officers. WS. Pan from parade to open top buses full of watching troops.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:12:00 / 01:40:57:00
    G 582

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