Duke of Gloucester's visit to AIF
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|Title||Duke of Gloucester's visit to AIF|
|Object type||Actuality footage|
|Place made||French Mandate for Syria and Lebanon: Lebanon, Beirut Tripoli Area, Tripoli|
|Date made||19 May 1942|
|Measurement||3 min 40 sec|
|Video||Download video 16.88 MB|
One of the most impressive ceremonial parades witnessed in the Middle East took place during the recent visit of His Royal Highness the Duke of Gloucester to the AIF troops somewhere in Syria. His Royal Highness, attended by Sir Harold H Maitland Wilson GOC Eastern Command and staff, are being escorted to the saluting base by Lieutenant General Sir Leslie Morshead, Commanding AIF in Middle East.
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