• Short Summary

    His Majesty, King Edward VIII, makes first inspection of naval establishments since his accession to the throne and enters one of the Navy's new Torpedo boats.

  • Description

    (Part mute)

    ENGLAND: Portsmouth:
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    Various shots of King Edward VIII inspecting sailors on parade ground
    Long view of torpedo boat (T.B.M.T.B.) and quayside
    Sailors working on deck.
    Long view of King onto Torpedo boat.
    Gen. view of Torpedo boats leaving.
    Long view of Torpedo, boat towards.
    CU. King on boat saluting.
    Long view of sailors on battleship.
    Pan. of torpedo boat at full speed.

    Semi view of King walking towards camera as inspecting troops
    Gen. view of marines forming fours.
    Semi view of King talking to Admiral of the Fleet, Sir Roger Keyes.
    Gen. view and long view of march past to 'Life on the Ocean Wave' SOT
    Semi view of King saluting.
    Long view of colours and troops past
    Side view pan. line of troops past.
    Semi view of King
    Pan. of Marines cheering SOT

    KEYWORDS:
    Edward VIII of Great Britain 1936 / Duke of Windsor (1894-1936) / Navy / Ceremonial / Royalty / Camera Effects
    Background: His Majesty, King Edward VIII, makes first inspection of naval establishments since his accession to the throne and enters one of the Navy's new Torpedo boats.
    B/W MATERIAL

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2UIT1AHV27673U68LU27M1NLT
    Media URN:
    VLVA2UIT1AHV27673U68LU27M1NLT
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/07/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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