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    Queen mother visits WRENs of HMS Dauntless, chats to cooks and sick WREN.

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    H.M.S. Dauntless, Burghfield.

    LV. Elizabeth, Queen Mother's car entering the gates at the training Depot. SV Plaque of HMS Dauntless on the wall GV. Queen Mother is greeted by Lord Lieutenant of Berkshire, Captain H A Benyon, Sir Frederick Parham C-in-C The Nore, and Commandant Robertson, Director of the W.R.N.S. SV life belt from HMS Dauntless hanging on the wall LV. Queen Mother inspects Wrens lined up. CV WREN on parade, camera pans to 2 more LV. Queen Mother walking along rear rank of Wrens, and finishing the inspection. CV notice 'main deck' GV. Queen Mother chatting with a Wren and inspecting handicraft. SV. Queen Mother talks to the cooks who are lined up wearing white aprons and white hair covers. CV. Queen Mother chatting and smiling, while she talks to the cooks. SV. Notice "Sick Bay Entrance". SV. Queen Mother chatting with sick wren H. Duff, who is lying in bed. GV. Wrens waving goodbye to the Queen Mother's car. LV. The Queen Mother's car passing down the ranks of Wrens who are waving. The car drives towards camera.

    (Lav.) (Used in AKC 477)

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:10:00 / 01:25:19:00
    UN 2835 C

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