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    Acting as an agent of her husband King George VI, the Queen invests military heroes in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Investiture at Buckingham Palace

    ENGLAND: London: Westminster: Buckingham Palace:
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    AEROPLANES. R.A.F. Dam Busters invested by Queen at Bkm. Palace 22/6/43 inc- Gibson, Kingally, Townsend, Hay etc


    BURNETT, Rear Admiral Robert Lindsey. Invested by Queen at Bkm. Palace 22/6/43


    DOGS. Mascot waits outside Bkm. Palace during investiture


    FLAGS. Queens Standard at Buckingham Palace Investiture


    GIBSON, Wing Commander V.C. Receives V.C. from Queen at Bkm. Palace 22/6/43


    INVESTITURE At Buckingham Palace 22/6/43 by Queen-Dam Buster crew inc Gibson (V.C.)W/C.Kingaly,S/L.Pennington F/L.Hay-----also Adml.Burnett..Rev Moodey (Malta) Commodore Simpson...P/O.Townsend and dog mascot


    Ceremonies - Decorations; Royalty

    Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, Order of the British Empire, Admiral Sir Robert Lindsay Burnett GBE KCB DSO, Distinguished Service Order, The Most Honourable Order of the Bath, Wing Commander Guy Penrose Gibson VC, DSO & Bar, DFC & Bar, RAF, Victoria Cross, Operation Chastise, Dambuster crew, World War II, WWII, Second World War, war, World War Two, Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, George VI of the United Kingdom
    Background: Acting as an agent of her husband King George VI, the Queen invests military heroes in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2CHUFCCUENZ827P3O11L8HTHX
    Media URN:
    VLVA2CHUFCCUENZ827P3O11L8HTHX
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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