• Short Summary

    King Amanullah at Portland to review the Fleet., but bad weather curtailed the display. One?

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION - CAPTION - THE FLEET'S FAREWELL - NAVAL DISPLAY FOR KING AMANULLAH , BEFORE HIS RETURN TO AFGHANISTAN ,CURTAILED
    OWING TO BAD WEATHER

    BOARDING HMS NELSON

    Portland, Dorset, England (3rd April 1928)

    King Amanullah Shah of Afghanistan boarding ship HMS Nelson / Afghan King with unidentified dignitaries (possibly Prince Albert ,Duke of York on the left) / naval ship in rough sea / King looking through binoculars / ship in rough seas / King talking to the naval officer / another naval vessel ( possibly battle cruiser HMS Hood ) in rough seas/ King and dignitaries//King leaving the ship and crew saluting
    Background: King Amanullah at Portland to review the Fleet., but bad weather curtailed the display. One of the ship in the display was HMS Hood.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC4V6VPO1OPG1NMU2NMEIHY9OD
    Media URN:
    VLVAC4V6VPO1OPG1NMU2NMEIHY9OD
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1928
    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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