• Short Summary

    King George VI christens and launches battleship "King George V" and visits Elswick Armament works

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Launch of H.M.S. King George

    ENGLAND: Various:
    INT/EXT

    ELIZABETH, The Queen w. King at Launch of King George V at walker-on-tyne - also at Elswick Armament works.


    GEORGE VI Launched King George V at walker-on-type & at Elswick Armament works & N'castle.


    GUNS King watched guns being manufactured for Battleship "King George V" at Elswick Armament works


    "KING GEORGE V", Battleship Launched at Walker on Tyne by King George VI.


    NEWCASTLE Visited by King George VI & queen prior to Launch of"King George V" at Walker-on-T. visit to "Elswick Armament works"


    WALKER-ON-TYNE Launch of "King George V2 by George V1.


    George VI of Great Britain; Royalty; Navy - Ceremonial; Munitions and Armaments

    christening, tradition, weapons, cannons, guns, royalty, defense, World War Two, World War II, WWII, Second World War, War
    Background: King George VI christens and launches battleship "King George V" and visits Elswick Armament works

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA44PF0YGN5YFKD9GP4DBK9M10Y
    Media URN:
    VLVA44PF0YGN5YFKD9GP4DBK9M10Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/02/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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