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    Pathe's story on the death of Lord Kitchener; June; 1916.

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    Epsom, Surrey.

    World War One. Pathe's story on the death of Lord Kitchener; June; 1916. Various scenes of military parades; etc. Pan on group of ministers;officers; walking past lines of soldiers standing on the snow covered field. Crowd on sidewalk; including group of Army officers on the corner; as military drum corps marches by in FG; followed by more Army guys. large open square outside Westminster Hospital; with crowd in back; British Army bigwigs (and French?) walk across; toward camera. CU still portrait of Field Marshal Lord H.H. Kitchener. Another parade: Light infantry; soldiers marching down street in front of large crowd. Another London parade scene; in Piccadilly without the neon of today? - soldiers marching up the street; toward camera. Side view troops marching past large signs

    Note: American cataloguing record states: "Opens with title frame: Lord Kitchener with M. Millerand the French War Minister; reviews the New Army on Epsom Downs". This title card missing from the copy Pathe transferred to digibeta in 2001.

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    Old negatives
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
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    01:30:48:00 / 01:33:04:00
    ON 012 L aka G 0378 B

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