• Short Summary

    The Earl of Ypres, John French, inspects the East Yorkshire Volunteer Force

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Field Marshal Viscount French

    ENGLAND: Yorkshire and the Humber: East Riding of Yorkshire: Kingston upon Hull:


    Video Roll Title: Field Marshal Viscount French GCB: 101ft Issue sheet title: FIELD MARSHAL VISCOUNT FRENCH, GCB. INSPECTS EAST YORKSHIRE VOLUNTEER FORCE AT HULL.

    French, Lord: Lord French inspects E. Yorkshire Volunteers
    Hull: Lord French inspects E.Yorkshire Volunteers
    Nunburnholm, Lord: Lord French inspects East Yorkshire Volunteers
    V.T.C.: Lord French inspects East Yorkshire Volunteers

    ROLL 1:

    LV airship over scene (sev. good shots)


    MLV & LV crowd - airship over (in 2nd shot)


    MV officers on platform


    ELEVATED PAN LV military review (sev. shots)


    END ROLL 1. (212' neg.)

    ROLL 2:

    TITLE: Field Marshal VISCOUNT FRENCH, K.P., G.C.B., Commanding the Home Forces.

    SCU officers standing facing each other

    MV crowd

    MV officers past

    MLV officers standing in field and discussing

    MLV officers standing to attention and saluting.

    END ROLL 2. (ab. 150')

    ROLL 3: (neg. & FGP)

    military vehicles, officials getting out (Lord French), greeted by senior officers and SCU officials towards camera, troops being reviewed, military parade and band past.

    END ROLL 3. (132'neg. & FGP)

    ROLL 4:

    ELEVATED LV military review


    TITLE: FIELD MARSHAL VISCOUNT FRENCH, G.C.B. inspects East Yorkshire Volunteer Force at Hull.


    MV military vehicle in BG, officers forward towards camera (Lord French)


    LV airship across sky over crowd


    CUTS MLV officers across field, LV reviewing troops, MLV across field


    MLV airship in sky


    LV to MV soldiers marching past, saluting


    MV officers (Lord French) on stand, crowd around


    LV to MV soldiers march past carrying guns (?), last two pushing bicycles, followed by military band.


    MV officers on stand, discussing parade


    MV two soldiers near crowd (in B.G.), children against balustrade looking on


    MV officials (Lord French, possibly Lord Nunburnholm?), officer walking up to them (2 shots)


    MLV officials down steps of building towards car, Lord French and other dignitary (Lord Nunburnholm?) into car, and away, others looking on, then forward towards camera, officers, soldiers and crowd mingling on steps.


    LV flag on top of building


    MV soldiers and policemen among crowd.


    at Hull.

    English Airship (shamrock shape)

    Lord Nunburnholm

    Personalities - Armed Forces, Airforce - Active, Military - Active

    airship, WWI, World War I, Great War, First World War, war, John Denton Pinkstone French, 1st Earl of Ypres
    Background: The Earl of Ypres, John French, inspects the East Yorkshire Volunteer Force

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    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
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