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King & Queen Visit Aldershot


Series Name
British Movietone News


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Date Released
24 Apr 1933
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Britons Come Home from Moscow Trial
  2. 2Fatal Dive Stops Spain’s Air Display
  3. 3Expert Again Wins 31.5 Miles Road Trek
  4. 4Captain Introduces West Indies Team
  5. 5King & Queen Visit Aldershot


Story No. within this Issue
5 / 5
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: King and Queen Visit Aldershot. DESCRIPTION: His Majesty, reviews first Batt. Royal Scots, oldest British Regiment, on its 300th Birthday. SHOTLIST: Close shot of flag unfurled at mast. Elevated shot of soldiers standing to attention in ranks. Close shot of King saluting. Shot of parade. Close shot of the King inspecting ranks. King with Princess Mary inspects the regiment. Speaks to veteran members of Regiment. Long shot walking to dais. Shot of King and Queen and Princess Royal seated on dais. Elevated long shot of the parade. Regiment slow marches past. Long shot of the marchpast. Shot of King conferring Honour of right to wear personal Tartan "Royal Stuart". Long shot of regiment cheering. Close shot of King and Queen leaving with Princess Royal and Earl Harewood and Lord Lascelles and Hon. Gerald Lascelles. Entering car.
Royalty; Commemorations; War veterans; Music and dance; Aristocracy; Celebrations and festivals; Ceremonies; Fashion and costume; Military
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