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    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    Various shots of the HMS Victory in Portsmouth harbour. CU. Cannon through gunpoint. LS. The Victory. CU. The white ensign. CU. A figurehead on the bows of the ship. LS. The bows.

    LS. A naval guard of Honour presenting arms on arrival of the Prime Minster of Iraq Saleh Jabr, the Victory in the background. Various shots of the Iraqi Premier inspecting the Guard of Honour. CU. He chats to a naval drum major. Various shots of the Premier as he walks away to the saluting base. Several shots of Ernest Bevin receiving the mace. MS. Bevin walks to the saluting base. MS. Premier of Iraq with Ernest Bevin, British Foreign Minister, on saluting base watching the march past of naval ratings. Troops marching past. Ernest Bevin, his guest and several other dignitaries going aboard the Victory. Guests at lunch onboard Victory, showing Bevin and on his left Major General Newman and on his right the C-in-C Portsmouth, Admiral Lord Fraser. Iraq's Premier is seated next to Lord Fraser. CU. Ernest Bevin and Admiral Fraser eating. LS. General view of diners at lunch, eating, drinking, chatting. CU. Air Chief Marshal Lord Arthur Tedder. Several shots of Lord Alexander, Britain's Defence Minister.

    Information found in the old record: Comb.Neg. - Cuts 48/6.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    74392
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2206.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:22:00 / 01:35:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 1878 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 1878 B
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Iraq Untitled Workspace Iraq Al-Wathbah Uprising
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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