• Short Summary

    Royal family including King George VI, Queen Elizabeth and Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret on board HMS Vanguard as sail for Royal tour of South Africa.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Royal Journey Aboard H.M.S. Vanguard

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    AEROPLANES - BRITISH plane takes off from Carrier Implacable

    MISS MARY CHURCHILL Now Mrs Christopher Soames Married at St. Margarets, Westminster to Captain Soames. Seen escorted into Church on her father's arm and after on the arm of the bridegroom.

    DECK GAMES King playing deck tennis on the Vanguard

    PRINCESS ELIZABETH Queen and Princesses watch King playing deck tennis - taking part in a shooting contest - playing with ship's kittens, Margaret in picture - goes aboard H.M.S. Implacable with king and Queen Princess Margaret

    QUEEN ELIZABETH Enters shooting contest on Vanguard - taking photograph of princesses on shooting rags range

    GEORGE VI OF ENGLAND Shooting on rifle range on Vanguard - playing deck tennis Visits air-craft carrier Implacable - piped aboard from Royal Barge

    HELICOPTER Helicopter taking off from the Vanguard showing Vanguard ploughing through rough seas

    IMPLACCABLE (Air craft-carrier). King with Queen and Princesses piped aboard on visit from Vanguard

    NAVAL BRITISH Destroyer "St. James" battling through heavy seas to take aboard Vanguard's Mail

    NAVAL BRITISH Plane takes off from carrier "Implacable" and Naval ratings passing Their Majestics on Implacable

    ROYAL TOURS OF SOUTH AFRICA Vanguard ploughing thro' heavy seas. Later, in sunshine, Royal Family shooting on rifle range, King playing deck Tennis, Making tour of carrier, Implacable, King piped aboard, Princesses with ship's kittens

    SHOOTING Princesses and King and Queen using rifles range on the Vanguard

    VANGUARD H.M.S. BATTLE Ship. Good on Board shot of ploughing through heavy seas, helicopter taking off, Royal Family shooting on rifle range and the King playing deck tennis

    Navy - Royal family
    Background: Royal family including King George VI, Queen Elizabeth and Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret on board HMS Vanguard as sail for Royal tour of South Africa.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5JJO3MYJRQL4INY7GBPEXDBEX
    Media URN:
    VLVA5JJO3MYJRQL4INY7GBPEXDBEX
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/02/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:04:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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