• Short Summary

    Compilation of scenes from the reign of George V.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Memories of His Majesty King George the Fifth - Incidents and personal touches during his reign that have endeared him to his loyal subjects

    Various dates and locations:
    Scenes from coronation
    Investiture of Edward Prince of Wales at Carnarvon Castle
    Reviewing colonial troops during World War I (First World War)
    Reviewing Canadian troops
    King George saluting as New Zealand troops march past

    Manchester:
    Factory workers waving flags as George along past

    Newcastle:
    George and Queen Mary meeting people in Newcastle

    London: Buckingham Palace:
    George giving medals to soldiers in investiture ceremony

    ? Hampshire: Portsmouth: ?
    Scenes from review of the fleet
    Sailors on deck saluting
    Boat along past
    Crowds

    Aldershot:
    George saluting as along past on horseback
    Cavalry riding past as George takes salute
    Squadron of biplanes flying over
    Troops marching past followed by tanks and artillery

    Location unknown:
    George along on horseback
    Scenes from ceremony of presenting standards to the Life Guards

    London:
    British soldiers (wearing bearskins) on horsback
    High angle view of Trooping of the Colour ceremony on Horse Guards parade

    Scenes from the wedding of Princess Mary
    Scenes from the wedding of the Duke of York (Prince Edward)
    Royal family on balcony of Buckingham Palace
    Crowd waving handkerchiefs to welcome Prince of Wales home from tour of the Empire

    Ascot:
    Scenes of King George from Ascot and the Derby

    London: Twickenham:
    George attending the FA Cup final

    Wimbledon:
    King and Queen along
    Queen and King meeting female tennis player
    King and Queen watching

    Isle of Wight: Cowes:
    Various of King at Isle of Wight regatta

    London:
    King at the Cenotaph on Armistice Day
    Background: Compilation of scenes from the reign of George V.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC7VQWB5QFFL3EORSCS98WXT6Y
    Media URN:
    VLVAC7VQWB5QFFL3EORSCS98WXT6Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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