Bertie and Elizabeth - Wedding, 1923

Albert Frederick Arthur George (the Duke of York) and Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon were married at Westminster Abbey on April 26, 1923.  This silent-video footage depicts various scenes from the York's wedding day.

At the time, the marriage ceremony was referred to as "The Wedding of the Century."

Credits

Silent film footage of the wedding of the Duke and Duchess of York, online courtesy U.K. National Archives.

 

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