• Short Summary

    Retiring of vessel "Queen Elizabeth" at Portsmouth with visits by King George VI and King James

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Sunshine Greets Holiday Attractions

    ENGLAND: Plymouth:
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    DUKE OF YORK. (H.M.S.) People queuing to see her during Portsmouth Navy week.


    Marines Royal Marine beating "Retreat" as ensign of Queen is lowered for last time before scrapping


    Marines Marine Band marching during Navy week at Portsmouth


    NAVAL BRITISH Navy-week at Plymouth. People queue to see H.M.S. Vanguard Gen. views of King George V and King James.


    NAVAL BRITISH Navy week at Portsmouth. People queuing to see Duke of York and shots of ensign of Queen Elizabeth being lowered for last time. Shots of Victory.


    PLYMOUTH People queueing to go over H.M.S. Vanguard during Navy week.Gen. views of King George VI


    PORTSMOUTH Navy week at Portsmouth. People queuing to see the Duke of York and shots of Victory. General views as Marine band beat "The Retreat" as ensign of Queen Elizabeth is lowered for last time


    "QUEEN ELIZABETH", H.M.S. Ensign being lowered for last time before recycling


    "VICTORY" H.M.S. General shots during Navy Week at Portsmouth


    Navy - Active

    ship, boat, military,
    Background: Retiring of vessel "Queen Elizabeth" at Portsmouth with visits by King George VI and King James

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF2BYEXRNCIJ526BBJ4WV1DFR0
    Media URN:
    VLVAF2BYEXRNCIJ526BBJ4WV1DFR0
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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