• Short Summary

    King George VI and Queen Elizabeth tour London areas damaged in recent raids including St James's Palace.

  • Description

    ENGLAND: London:
    EXT
    GTV of London showing St. Paul's Cathedral. STV damage in King Street - St. James'. GTV damage in front of St. James' Palace. Men bringing out paintings from building. Close up of portrait of Winston Churchill. Aerial view of bomb damage and rubble. Various shots of men clearing rubble. Men carrying body on stretcher. PAN of wreckage. Queen Elizabeth (Queen Mother) and King George VI visiting bombed area and talking to children. PAN UP to bomb damage and blown-out windows. Queen Elizabeth and King George VI meeting people. GTV damage in front of St. James' Palace. Men bringing out paintings from building. Close up of portrait of Winston Churchill. Aerial view of bomb damage and rubble. Various shots of men clearing rubble. Men carrying body on stretcher. PAN of wreckage. Queen Elizabeth (Queen Mother) and King George VI visiting bombed area and talking to children. PAN UP to bomb damage and blown-out windows. Queen Elizabeth and King George VI meeting people.

    CENSORED SCENES:

    SCU wrecked car PAN UP to LV St. James's Palace slightly damaged. Side view sentries presenting arms - workmen in background lowering baskets full of bricks. SV man empties basket of rubbish on side of road. LV entrance to Marlborough House PAN to men clearing wreckage into back of lorry.

    Royalty; King George VI of Great Britain (1936-52), Queen Elizabeth of Great Britain, the Queen Mother (1900- ), Air Raids and War Damage
    Background: King George VI and Queen Elizabeth tour London areas damaged in recent raids including St James's Palace.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABC61LRVK2N4NAA72RQ24T7H3P
    Media URN:
    VLVABC61LRVK2N4NAA72RQ24T7H3P
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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