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Summary: Newsreel item on an inspection of 2nd London Welsh at their barracks in London, May 1915.
Description: Major-General Sir Francis Lloyd inspects 2nd Battalion, the London Welsh (or 18th Battalion, Royal Welch Fusiliers) drawn up on parade at their barracks, and then in a nearby park. The Royal Welch 'flash' can be clearly seen hanging from the back of several of the soldiers' collars.
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Lloyd, Francis (person)
British Army, Royal Welch Fusiliers, 18th Battalion (regiment/service)
Keywords: ceremonies, British - display (object name)
delegations, British national - military (object name)
arts, British military - heraldry: shoulder flash (Royal Welch Fusiliers) (object name)
London, England, UK (geography)
Physical Characteristics: Colour format: B&W
Sound format: Silent
Soundtrack language: None
Title language: None
Subtitle language: English
Technical Details: Format: 35mm
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1
Footage: 39 ft; Running time: 1 min
Notes: Production: see IWM 1061-01 for production details. Additional material from this issue is held as IWM 1061-04e and 06h
Technical: this fragment is currently held on the same reel as IWM 1061-06a-m, the can is marked as IWM 1061-06