• Short Summary

    King George V inspects the Canadian troops during military training of bomb-throwing, boxing, and trench-digging

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The King Inspects The Canadians

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    EXT

    TITLE: MAIN TITLE

    (11ft)


    LV. King George V greets Canadian officers.

    (25ft)


    LV. The King (side view) talking to dignitary.

    (31ft)


    LV. The King inspects Canadian troops.

    (47ft)


    GV. Canadian troops give mimic attack. Several shots of bomb throwing, charging with bayonets over mock trench etc.

    (66ft)


    LV. Troops setting up barbed wire entanglements.

    (81ft)


    LV. King George & party out of hut.

    (96ft)


    TITLE: INSTRUCTION GIVEN IN TRENCH DIGGING.

    (100ft)


    SV. King George (side view) looking on while troops dig trench.

    (109ft)


    TITLE: "SOMEONE" BOXING. THIRTY CONTESTS AT THE SAME TIME.

    (114ft)


    LV. King George & party looking on.

    (119ft)


    LV. Troops boxing.

    (128ft)


    SV. Troops doing physical exercises.

    (137ft)


    GV. Troops march past. King George (far left) gives salute.

    (150ft)


    George V of Great Britain, Royalty, Military - Displays, Munitions and Armaments, Canada, Military - Sport

    Video Roll Title: King inspects the Canadians: 167ft Issue sheet title: THE KING INSPECTS THE CANADIAN. BOMB THROWING - A MIMIC ATTACK - BARBED WIRE ENTANGLEMENTS.

    inspection, soldiers, armed forces, exercise, practice, military training, trench digging, boxing, marching, march, physical training, WWI, World War i, First World War
    Background: King George V inspects the Canadian troops during military training of bomb-throwing, boxing, and trench-digging

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEVCQPYGI96XSG2P3SOWM7FGPF
    Media URN:
    VLVAEVCQPYGI96XSG2P3SOWM7FGPF
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/05/1918
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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