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  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    King and Queen at Cranwell. Lincolnshire.

    L/S the royal saluting base and flag-staff, pan down to cadets presenting arms, a band plays National Anthem off-screen. M/S King George VI, Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) and Princess Margaret walking on parade ground. M/S royal party leaving entrance to Cranwell College. M/S royal party with RAF (Royal Air Force) officers on parade ground. M/S as they inspect a RAF falcon used to scare other birds off the airfield runways. C/U falcon.

    M/S's King and Queen talking with airmen's families. M/S's royal party's cars entering the main gates of Cranwell College, they alight and greet waiting officer. Various shots royal party walking between Guard of Honour. M/S party mounting saluting base pan up to RAF ensign flying from flag-staff. C/U children waiting with flowers. M/S royal party walking by crowds. M/S's Queen receiving flowers from young girl. M/S young children in crowd holding flags. M/S royal party, pan to flag waving crowd.

    Cataloguer's note: cuts for story 'RAF Receives King's Colours' in 48/56 on *PM1432*.

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  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:02:00 / 01:35:36:00
    UN 2000 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 2000 B
  • Appears in...

    War & Revolution Historical Figures & Celebrities
    My worksapce Air Cadets
  • Stills

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

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