Film ID:
YFA 2243

YORK AND THE ARMY

1914

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Description

This Gaumont Graphic (No. 316) newsreel documents a military march in York on 2nd April, 1914.

Title - Gaumont Graphic - York and the Army Film Prince Arthur of Connaught and the York Garrison Troops attend a Matinee at "Victoria Hall."

World War I troops in dress uniform march along a street. There is a shot of the band playing, followed by officers of the regiment and more troops who march past. The crowds outside the Victoria Hall, Goodramgate, watch their arrival. There is brewers dray in the left foreground.