• Short Summary

    HMS Illustrious, 23,000-ton aircraft carrier launched.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Largest Aircraft Carrier Launched

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    General views HMS 'Illustrious' in stocks / Lady Henderson on dais / Lady Henderson launches ship & breaks bottle / 'Illustrious' down slipway / workmen watching / ship into & in water.

    Navy - Ceremonial; Ceremonies - Launchings; Great Britain
    Background: HMS Illustrious, 23,000-ton aircraft carrier launched.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2LDGKCE0ZXR6ZZENIFRTKN3NC
    Media URN:
    VLVA2LDGKCE0ZXR6ZZENIFRTKN3NC
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/04/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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