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  • Short Summary

    Women war workers honoured in Leicester; in parade; public ceremony.

  • Description

    Womens' war service parade. Leicester, Leicestershire.

    Opens w/ CU of man and woman receiving medals from an elderly officer; shaking hands. Women's Land Army parade in progress: women ride in hay wagon; walk carrying pitchforks; more wagons; banners etc. Pan on women of Land Army and another group (?) standing in front of Leicester war memorial. CU same old man walks past w/ woman; other officers etc. DS pan rt. on square; fountain in FG; Land Army women (w/ banner over them God Bless the Hand that Speeds the Plough) and other women war workers. CU woman speaking to camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1930.04
    Media URN:
    73551
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1919
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:57:00 / 01:03:03:00
    Canister:
    ON 156 L

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