Vip's Arriving At Airfield 1944

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    Various shots of dignitaries arriving at (probably) Northolt airport, London, and being greeted by military chiefs and other dignitaries. They are arriving to Colonial War Cabinet meeting in London.

    A man with several other people standing in front of a house talking into mike - no sound.

    Woman at the airfield signalling to a plane as it lands. Several shots of the planes in flight and landing. Several shots of the dignitaries standing at the airport, probably waiting for cars. Lord Beaverbrook is seen arriving.

    A plane lands and two men in suits disembark and are greeted. Another plane lands, several men disembarking and are greeted. Man talking into microphone on the airfield - no sound. More shots of dignitaries at the airfield, press taking photographs and men speaking into mines.

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    Sanja
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    Black & White
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    Mute
    Media URN:
    61902
    Sort Number:
    UN 0887 B
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:15:00 / 01:28:33:00
    Canister:
    UN 887 B
    Film ID:
    1975.08
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