• Short Summary

    ROYAL VISITOR - PRINCE PHILIP IN FRANCE: On to Germany

    (NOTE - Prince Philip visits headquarters of SHAPE (Supreme Headquarters of Allied Powers in Europe) / seen with Field Marshal General Bernard Montgomery/
    Prince Philip also inspected latest French military aircraft / vertical take off helicopter called the "Lark" / also at headquarter of Marshal Juin at Fontainbleu -
    Allied Forces Central Europe/ piloting his own plane, Prince Philip arrived at Lunenberg , West Germany/ hq of Queen's own Cameron Highlanders.

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    ROYAL VISTOR - PRINCE PHILIP IN FRANCE

    EDINBURGH, Duke of. Arr. S.H.A.P.E. Headquarters, Paris..met Gen. Gruenther Viscount Montgomery...Fontainbleau with Marshall Juin.. on to Germany..dressed highland clothes in Luneberg..pres. with sword..with troops.

    GRUENTHER, General. At S.H.A.P.E. Headquarters welcomes the arrival of the Duke of Edinburgh.

    JUIN GENERAL. At Fontainebleau with Duke of Edinburgh.

    MONTGOMERY FIELD MARSHAL LORD. Greets the Duke of Edinburgh's arrival at S.H.A. PE Headquarters, Paris.

    S.H.A.P.E. (Supreme H/Q Allied Powers in Europe) Duke of Edinburgh arr. met by Gen. Gruenther and Visc. Montgomery...Duke joining senior officers.

    Royalty; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (LT Philip Mountbatten)
    Background: ROYAL VISITOR - PRINCE PHILIP IN FRANCE: On to Germany

    (NOTE - Prince Philip visits headquarters of SHAPE (Supreme Headquarters of Allied Powers in Europe) / seen with Field Marshal General Bernard Montgomery/
    Prince Philip also inspected latest French military aircraft / vertical take off helicopter called the "Lark" / also at headquarter of Marshal Juin at Fontainbleu -
    Allied Forces Central Europe/ piloting his own plane, Prince Philip arrived at Lunenberg , West Germany/ hq of Queen's own Cameron Highlanders. Philip
    leaving plane wearing kilt/ inspects soldiers).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4AMSM156KMTY9PUOHMRJ2KYWD
    Media URN:
    VLVA4AMSM156KMTY9PUOHMRJ2KYWD
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/06/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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