• Short Summary

    King George VI inspecting parades, watching training, and decorating members of the Royal Navy at Plymouth and Portsmouth on his 2-day visit

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: The King Visits Naval Bases

    ENGLAND: Various:
    EXT

    BALDWIN, Chief Petty Officer Decorated by the King


    GEORGE VI Visits naval establishments at Portsmouth & Plymouth, Minesweepers & tra???lers, Polish Cadets, Naval Barracks, decorates Glen, Lewis, & Baldwin, "Victory"


    GLEN, Lt Decorated by the King


    LEWIS, Decorated by the King


    MINES & MINESWEEPERS AND MINELAYING. Visited by King on South Coast - shots of crews.


    NAVAL King visits Naval Establishments at Portsmouth & Plymouth, Minesweepers & Trawlers, Polish Cadets, Naval Barracks, Decorated Glen, Lewis & Baldwins, "Victory"


    PLYMOUTH Visits by King - Naval Establishments


    PORTSMOUTH Visited by King - Shot of Victory


    "VICTORY" H.M.S. Good shot when King visits Portsmouth


    "VICTORY" H.M.S. "Nelson" signal hoisted aboard the Victory" taken from Lib & used when "Graf Spee" is attacked by British"


    George VI of Great Britain; Royalty

    WRNS, Women's Royal Naval Service, World War Two, World War II, WWII, Second World War, war
    Background: King George VI inspecting parades, watching training, and decorating members of the Royal Navy at Plymouth and Portsmouth on his 2-day visit

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA42RA2FDCAH3WBD19OQ8ZAG2J1
    Media URN:
    VLVA42RA2FDCAH3WBD19OQ8ZAG2J1
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/12/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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