• Short Summary

    The Royal Family and past and present cabinet members are among the attendees at Westminster Abbey for the unveiling of a new statue honouring King George V, and then His Majesty King George VI speaks in appreciation of his father's accomplishments

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: His Majesty Unveils Memorial to King George V

    ENGLAND: London: Westminster: Westminster Abbey:
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    ATTLEE Present at unveiling of memorial to Geo. V in lawns of the Abbey

    ERNEST BEVIN Present at unveiling of memorial to George V in Westminster Abbey lawns, sitting next to Churchill

    WINSTON CHURCHILL Sitting next to Bevin at Unveiling of Memorial to Geo in lawns of Westminster Abbey

    ANTHONY EDEN Present at unveiling of memorial to Geo. in Westminster Abbey lawn

    PRINCESS ELIZABETH Present at unveiling Memorial to Geo. V - standing behind father afterwards looking at Memorial

    QUEEN ELIZABETH Arrives at Abbey with King for unveiling of memorial to Geo. V. Standing with King

    GEORGE V. Late King of England Memorial to him erected in Westminster Abbey lawn. Geo Vl makes reply to Chairman of Memorial Committee making an appreciation of his father

    GEORGE VI Arrives with Queen at unveiling of Memorial to Geo. V in lawn of Westminster Abbey. King makes reply to Chairman of Memorial Committee - standing with Queen Mother after looking at Memorial

    PRINCESS MARGARET Present with sister and King and Queen at unveiling of Memorial to Geo. V. Standing with sister after unveiling.

    MARY THE QUEEN MOTHER Standing with King after unveiling of memorial to Geo. V looking at Memorial

    Memorial Memorial to George V erected outside Abbey. King and Queen arrive, accompanied by Princesses. The King speaks in reply to Chairman of Memorial Committee

    WESTMINSTER ABBEY Unveiling of Memorial to Geo, VI. King of makes reply to the Chairman of Memorial Committee. Present include: - Mary, the Queen Mother, Elizabeth and Margaret Queen Elizabeth, Attlee, Churchill, Bevin, Eden

    George VI of Great Britain; Royalty; Ceremonies - Memorial; Buildings, Landmarks and Monuments

    postwar, post-war, peacetime, tribute, Elizabeth II, Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother
    Background: The Royal Family and past and present cabinet members are among the attendees at Westminster Abbey for the unveiling of a new statue honouring King George V, and then His Majesty King George VI speaks in appreciation of his father's accomplishments

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9TSTEDFYVXVOXV6S9KI7CD8ZE
    Media URN:
    VLVA9TSTEDFYVXVOXV6S9KI7CD8ZE
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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