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    Admiral Jellicoe completes his world tour as he arrives at Portsmouth dock, Hampshire. Full title reads: "Welcome Home! Admiral Jellicoe returns in H.M.S. New Zealand at conclusion of his World Tour."

    Good M/S of the battleship HMS New Zealand arriving at Portsmouth, she is an impressive looking vessel. M/S a small group of bystanders wait at the quay as the ship approaches, some wave at the sailors on the ship.

    M/S of Admiral Jellicoe on board the ship he chats to another senior naval official as he walks through a doorway, he is in full naval uniform. He approaches the camera and gives a salute.

    L/S the gangplank is now down and Jellicoe is seen coming down the steps onto the quay.

    Lord John Rushmore Jellicoe, First Sea Lord 1916, born: 1859, died: 1935.

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    Cataloguer:
    Jenny
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    21663
    Sort Number:
    G 0638
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:24:00 / 01:50:05:00
    Canister:
    G 638
    Film ID:
    204.43
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1920
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