• Short Summary

    Countess Mountbatten accompanied by Earl Mountbatten, christens Duchess, a new destroyer on the British fleet, and it launches in Southhampton

  • Description

    ENGLAND: Southampton:
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    LAUNCHING Lady Mountbatten launches destroyer "Duchess" with Lord Louis at Southampton..Good shots slipping into water. Chain drags.


    LORD AND LADY MOUNTBATTEN Destroyer "Duchess" launched by Lady with Lord Louis at Southampton..Ship slides into water


    Shipping Lady Mountbatten launches Destroyer "Duchess" with husband at Southampton..Good slipway shots launching and chain drags


    SOUTHAMPTON Lady Mountbatten launches Destroyer "Duchess" at Southampton with Lord Louis ..Shots as ships is launched


    Navy - Ceremonial

    Earl, ship, service, warship, christening
    Background: Countess Mountbatten accompanied by Earl Mountbatten, christens Duchess, a new destroyer on the British fleet, and it launches in Southhampton

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA63EUND5M1IKPB97ZAH9VOIF6E
    Media URN:
    VLVA63EUND5M1IKPB97ZAH9VOIF6E
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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