• Short Summary

    Brazilian ambassador presents RAF with two Spitfire fighter jets.

  • Description

    ENGLAND:
    Two Spitfire planes lined up with two Brazilian WAAFS standing in front / WAAF's shoulder flash showing 'BRASIL'
    PAN from Archibald Sinclair (Leader of the Liberal Party, 1935-1945) to Ambassador and Embassy personnel, Sinclair making address in English then Portuguese SOT

    Brazilian Ambassador speaking at microphone in Portuguese PAN to propellor of plane, back to Ambassador SOT

    Sinclair writing signature on plane / Signature / Brazilian Ambassador also writing signature with Sinclair coming into picture / Signature / Sinclair and Ambassador holding flag in front of christened Spitfire
    Background: Brazilian ambassador presents RAF with two Spitfire fighter jets.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2TED749Z5FVBCKGY9BQL1UE7I
    Media URN:
    VLVA2TED749Z5FVBCKGY9BQL1UE7I
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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