• Short Summary

    Alterations to HMS Repulse to accommodate King and Queen on voyage to Canada.

  • Description

    'Repulse' Prepares for Royal Travellers

    ENGLAND: Portsmouth:
    General view Repulse in dry dock / sailors cleaning nameplate / alterations on deck / man with acetylene lamp / Captain Spooner & Commander Bateson / marines who are to be Royal Bodyguard / Interior shots Commanders' Cabin altered for Ladies-in-Waiting / men working in room / kitchen being altered / tools on cooker / alterations to King & Queen's dining room / men working on deck pan to bridge / General view Repulse in dry dock.

    Navy - Active; Royalty; Great Britain
    Background: Alterations to HMS Repulse to accommodate King and Queen on voyage to Canada.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA47E3LDBVL4PS1DT80LXC437PL
    Media URN:
    VLVA47E3LDBVL4PS1DT80LXC437PL
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/01/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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