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  • Short Summary

    King George V commands Home Fleet of the Navy at sea off the coast of Weymouth.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'Weymouth - With His Majesty In Command - the Home Fleet goes to sea for battle practice - a majestic spectacle of sea power, to stir the heart of every Briton.'

    Dorset.

    British Royal Navy's Home Fleet; commanded by King George V; goes to sea off Weymouth for battle practice. Cut back & forth between MS sailors parade passing cam/ King & Prince of Wales w/ naval officers; all in dress uniforms; reviewing sailors. Wide shot King's ship w/ royal flag flying. Several large warships approaching. Ships from various angles. Ships' guns firing.

    Military; royalty

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2428.04
    Media URN:
    76783
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:11:00 / 01:11:27:00
    Canister:
    ON 348 D

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