• Short Summary

    The HMS Amethyst sails into Gibraltar on her way home from the Far East and is greeted by planes above and cheers in the harbour, and sailors march through the streets

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Gibraltar Greets the Amethyst

    GIBRALTAR:
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    AMETHYST...H.M.S. Arrives at Gibraltar, good shots of the rock in the background.....shots of Lieut-Commander Kerans greeting Gen Anderson & Vice Adm Brooking on Board...shots of sailors marching through the streets of Gib...Large crowds.


    ANDERSON, General.(C.O.1st Army). Seen being greeted on board the Amethyst at Gibraltar, with Vice Adm Brooking by Lieut-Commander Kerans....


    BROOKING ...VICE ADM. Seen being greeted by Lieut-Commander Kerans on the Amethyst at Gibraltar,also seen is Gen Anderson.


    GIBRALTAR. Amethyst arrive at Gib...large crowds welcome....Sailors march through town....good shots of the Rock with the Amethyst in the foreground.


    LIEUT-COMMANDER KERANS OF THE AMETHYST Seen greeting Vice Adm Brooking & Gen Anderson on board the Amethyst at Gibraltar,...


    Navy - Active

    Royal Navy, parade, reception, military
    Background: The HMS Amethyst sails into Gibraltar on her way home from the Far East and is greeted by planes above and cheers in the harbour, and sailors march through the streets

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAXR5G4L3KJE4H6V1CMN06XFO4
    Media URN:
    VLVAXR5G4L3KJE4H6V1CMN06XFO4
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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