• Short Summary

    HMS Illustrious, a Royal Navy aircraft carrier, is launched at Barrow by the wife of Admiral Sir Reginald Henderson

  • Description

    ENGLAND: Cumbria: Barrow:
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    BARROW (INFURNESS) Launch of Aircraft Carrier "Illustrious"


    "ILLUSTRIOUS", Aircraft Carrier Launched at Barrow


    LANCASHIRE. Launching of A/C "ILLUSTRIOUS" (1939).


    Navy - Ceremonial

    Barrow-in-Furness, naval, ship, fleet, boat, Fairey Fulmar, Fairey Swordfish
    Background: HMS Illustrious, a Royal Navy aircraft carrier, is launched at Barrow by the wife of Admiral Sir Reginald Henderson

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA21Y3BR4TQUAEUOGIUV0R4DG3D
    Media URN:
    VLVA21Y3BR4TQUAEUOGIUV0R4DG3D
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/04/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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