• Short Summary

    King George VI inspects British paratroops, men parachute from planes

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The King Sees Paratroopers at Work

    ENGLAND: Unknown:
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    AEROPLANES R.A.F. AND NAVAL PLANES. King George watches first semi-public demonstration of British Paratroops at work..inspected.. dropping from planes etc.


    GEORGE VIKING OF ENGLAND. Watches first semi-public demonstration of Bristish Paratroops at work..


    HOME GUARD (formerly known as L.D.V). Present: King, Col.Josselyn; Mjr. Williams; Sir Jerry Collins; Col.Mallison; Hon,Col.G.K.Mason;Eastwood; Segerson Brooke; Whitehead; Gen.Nation Watching first semi-public demonstration of British Paratroops at work


    PARACHUTES AND PARACHUTISTS. King George watches first semi-public display of British Paratroops at work..inspected..falling out of planes.


    George VI of Great Britain; Royalty; Military - Active

    troops, soldiers, inspection, manoeuvres, parachutes, homeguard, airplanes, parachutists, planes, plane, chutes, homefront, Home Front, paras, airborne unit, Home Guard
    Background: King George VI inspects British paratroops, men parachute from planes

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3UVSO0WNUPTV3OSVD440IFE28
    Media URN:
    VLVA3UVSO0WNUPTV3OSVD440IFE28
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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