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Viscount French Reviews Volunteers

Series

Series Name
Topical Budget

Issue

Issue No.
252-1
Date Released
21 Jun 1916
Stories in this Issue:
  1. *Hac Sports
  2. *Richmond Red Cross Show
  3. *Viscount French Reviews Volunteers

* Story has local or special distribution

Story

Summary
[SUBTITLE]: "10,000 members of the London Volunteer Corps being reviewed by Lord French, who gave them a stirring message from the King." Viscount French on horseback, accompanied by the Lord Mayor of London (Sir Charles Wakefield), Lord Charles Beresford, the Duke of Rutland, Lord Churchill and Lord Brownlow, inspecting the men on parade. Viscount French taking the salute as the men march past.
Keywords
Politics and government; Local government; Military
Length of story (in feet)
65

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Film Archive

Name
British Film Institute (BFI)
Email
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Web
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Phone
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Fax
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Address
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Notes
The BFI National Archive also preserves the original nitrate film copies of British Movietone News, British Paramount News, Empire News Bulletin, Gaumont British News, Gaumont Graphic, Gaumont Sound News and Universal News (the World War II years are covered by the Imperial War Museum).
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