Churchill Wartime Hq 1948

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Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

Westminster, London.

Secrets of Churchill's War Headquarters - the Cabinet War Rooms - revealed.

Big Ben. Outside of building. Lord Ismay speaking to press. Cabinet room door - Churchill's secret war cabinet. Inside...

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Cataloguer:
Mark
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Mute
Media URN:
59656
Sort Number:
UNSO 022 D
Time in/Out:
01:30:13:00 / 01:31:02:00
Canister:
UNSO Reel 022 D
Film ID:
1516.27
Issue Date:

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