• Short Summary

    British Navy battleship Duke of York visits Kingston Harbour, Jamaica, and the sailors take shore leave

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Visit of the Home Fleet to Jamaica

    JAMAICA: Kingston Harbour:
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    H.M.S. DUKE OF YORK With Home Fleet in Kingston harbour, Jamaica. following manoeuvres in Caribbean. Governor-General, Sir John Huggins goes aboard with Sir Rhoderick McGrigor inspects Guard of Honour. Mayor of Kingston goes aboard. Crew seen on shore leave in afternoon

    SIR JOHN HUGGINS - Governor General of Jamaica With Admiral McGrigor goes aboard Duke of York on visit of Home Fleet to Jamaica after manoeuvres in Caribbean

    JAMAICA Visit of Home Fleet to Kingston, Jamaica. Duke of York in Harbour. Governor-General, Sir John Huggins with Sir Rhoderick McGrigor, C-in-C. goes aboard for inspection of Guard of Honour

    ADMIRAL SIR RHODERICK MCGRIGOR Seen with Governor-General of Jamaica, Sir John Huggins inspected Guard of Honour on board H.M.S. Duke of York during visit of Home Fleet at Kingston, Jamaica

    NAVAL BRITISH Home Fleet enters Kingston Harbour, Jamaica after manoeuvres in Caribbean. Governor-General, Sir John Huggins with Admiral McGrigor goes aboard and inspects Guard of Honour.Crew seen on shore leave, watching cricket and swimming. (Go aboard Duke of York)

    Navy - Active

    Royal Navy, ship, military, ships, fleet, Jamaicans, relaxation
    Background: British Navy battleship Duke of York visits Kingston Harbour, Jamaica, and the sailors take shore leave

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAVU318CYAL4CZCBH37FCR94KD
    Media URN:
    VLVAAVU318CYAL4CZCBH37FCR94KD
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/11/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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