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Spithead, Portsmouth, England: G Air V Fleet. BV H.M.S. 'VANGUARD' dressed overall. Angle V Ship's bell, lanterns & bunting. LV Vanguard - guns and bunting. LV Aircraft carrier 'EAGLE' Angle V White ensign & bunting on Eagle. SV Frigate 'SURPRISE' SB Foreign Naval representatives handshake Queen & Duke of Edinburgh. SCU Far Eastern Admiral introduced to Royals. SCU Russian Naval Officer, Captain Rudakov, introduced to Royals. SV Queen & Duke posing with guests aboard 'SURPRISE' GV Crowds on foreshore at South-sea. Angle V White ensign pan to 'SURPRISE' putting to sea. FV 'SURPRISE' TV Crowd wave. Side V 'SURPRISE' out of Portsmouth harbour. CU Queen waving from 'SURPRISE' SV Other Royals, Queen Mother, Princess Margaret, Duke & Duchess of Gloucester under canopy. SCU Ditto. G Air V Fleet assembled for Review. GV Ships firing gun salute. Shot From VanGuard. - gun salute fired. LV Cruiser 'GLASGOW' firing guns. SV Ditto.
LV Canadian ship 'QUEBEC' firing gun. Shot On Board Vanguard - firing going on. Shot From 'ILLUSTRIOUS' - gun firing. GV 'SURPRISE' moving towards. CU Sir Winston Churchill & Captain Soames aboard Trinity House yacht 'PATRICIA' GV Approaching Vanguard. TV Ship's Company whilst National Anthem is played. TV Able Seamen lined up. STV Ship's Company - Nat. Anthem. SV 'SURPRISE' moving towards. CU Royals aboard. GV Approaching Vanguard. TV Cheering for Queen. LV 'SURPRISE' men cheering. Air V Fleet. BV 'SURPRISE' passing between ships. BV 'BALTIMORE' CU Queen looking thru binocs. GV Passing 'MONTCALM' LV 'SURPRISE' passing Russian 'SVEDLOV' Angle V Royals. Air V Fleet. GTV Ship's Company aboard 'ILLUSTRIOUS' during cheers for Queen. GV 'SURPRISE' passing 'ILLUSTRIOUS' Angle V Royals wave. Pan shot From 'SURPRISE' to ITALIAN Sailing ship 'AMERIGO VESPUCCI' Closer V With Sailors manning rigging. SV Queen Mother looking at Italian ship. CU Sailors on rigging of ship.
LV 'SURPRISE' Passing 'ADAMANT' SV Duke of Gloucester looking thru binocs. BV 'SURPRISE' passing 'H.M.S. PROTECTOR' 'MAIDSTONE' & 'MONTCALM' GV Destroyers in line. Closer V Ditto. CU Queen looking thru binocs. STV Submarine with crew on decks. LV 'SURPRISE' passing H.M.S. 'FINISTERRE' Closer V Ditto. SV Queen waves, Duke salutes and lowers hand. BV H.M.S. 'SURPRISE' going down line of ships. Air V 'SURPRISE' threading way thru line of ships. LV Pan Helicopters flying over warships. SV Royals watching 'copters. LV 'Copters flying over 'SURPRISE' Angle V 16 Seafires flying over. Closer V Ditto flying away, SV Duke & Admirals watch. GV Planes over 'SURPRISE' CU Queen, Queen Mother, Princes Margaret, Duchess of Gloucester. GV Planes over fleet. STV Admiral's barge carrying Queen arriving at 'VANGUARD' SV Guard of Honour uplined on deck. SV Queen greeted aboard Vanguard, in evening dress, with a chiffon scarf tied over her Tiara., with Duke. LV Ships lit up at dusk. Nearer V Ditto.
GV Ships out at sea lit up in darkness. LV Pan Ditto. shot Rockets bursting in air. GV Pan Fireworks being let off from ships.
Navy - Ceremonial
STAFF, G.B. & MOVIETONE
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