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    Malta: GV Malta harbour. Closer V Ditto. GV Street & coastline. GV Fleet at sea to meet the Queen. Closer V Ditto. SV Ships turning in line. GV Fleet on either of 'BRITTANIA' SV Mountbatten boarding 'BRITTANIA' GV Fleet firing salute. Closer V Ditto. SV 'BRITTANIA' SV Sailors lining deck of H.M.S. SURPRISE cheering. SV Queen, Duke & children on bridge of 'BRITTANIA' CU Ditto. BV 'BRITTANIA' Sailing thru fleet. GV Fleet following 'SURPRISE' Closer V Ditto. SV Ditto. LV 'BRITTANIA' approaching Malta. CU Ditto. SV Salute being fired from Malta. SV 'BRITTANIA' passing rock. GBV AS 'BRITTANIA' with small ships, enters Malta Harbour. Closer V 'BRITTANIA' SV Greetings sign on wall with crowds. LV 'BRITTANIA' in harbour.



    GV Launch carrying Royals coming alongside landing stage. SV Queen & Duke coming ashore & being presented to be Governor of Malta, Sir Gerald Creasey. SV Sign on building 'MALTA WELCOMES HER QUEEN' GV Mass crowd in front of Cathedral awaiting arrival of Queen to unveil R.A.F. memorial. GV Crowd. LV R.A.F. Memorial. Angle V Eagle on top of column. STV Men marching with R.A.F. banners. BV Ditto - past memorial. SCU Bereaved Mother in crowd. LV Royals arrived by car, shake hands. SV Royals walking towards, Queen shakes hand with Lord de Lisle & Dudley, Present Air Minister, Admiral Dunbar Nasmith, & General Lord Freyburg. LV Royals onto dais. C Side V Royals on dais. SV R.A.A.F Guard of Honour. CU Ditto. TV Crowd standing. STV Ditto. SV Queen pulling on lever to unveil memorial. GV Memorial being unveiled. Side CU Royals looking on, Duke saluting. SV Panels on memorial. CU Panel. SV Queen walks forward & lays her wreath on memorial. SV Duke laying wreath - steps back & salutes. CU Wreaths.



    SCU Queen walking round memorial., looking up at names. CU Names. TV Royals talking to relatives. CU Ditto. SV Relatives laying funeral tributes on memorial. CU Mother ditto. SCU Mother & Father types ditto. GTV 'BRITTANIA' & Naval ships lying at anchor at Malta. GV Ditto - showing small Gondolas. TV Royals launch brings Royal children ashore. SV Prince Charles & Princess Anne shaking hands with Governor Creasey & wife, Anne stares at Officer. TV Guard of Honour & Royals on quayside. SV Guard of Honour. GTV Combined services lined up on parade ground, Royals inspecting in landrover. SCU Royals in landrover past Marines. GV Thru Palm trees - Parade ground. LV Royals between lines of troops. Closer V Ditto. SCU Pan Little dog running between lines of men. LV Phoenicia Hotel. Angle V Royal children on balcony. LV Regimental Band marching past Royals on dais. Side CU Royals seated on dais watching. GV Sailors marching past Royals. CU Ditto. Side CU Royals. GV Marines marching past. SCU Ditto. Side CU Queen & Duke.



    GV Airforce men marching past. GTV Whole parade ground. SCU Queen looking across Parade ground at Royal children leaving. CU Prince Charles & Princess Anne down steps and into car. CU Children in car. SV Pan Car moves off with Princess Anne waving.



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    GV Fleet at Malta. Another GV Ditto. LV 'BRITTANIA' GV Fleet at Malta. GV Pan Mass people on buildings. GTV Malta & harbour. GTV Ditto. LV Malta, trees in f-g. GV Harbour thru archway. GTV Malta harbour. SV People looking over rails. GV Pan Malta. GV Aircraft carrier. GTV Malta. GV Malta showing ships in p bay. GV Brittania in bay, Malta b-g. GV Brittania in bay. GTV Malta, ships. GTV Malta. GTV Malta, Brittania in b-g.



    Royalty; Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain (b. 1926, reigned 1952- ), Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten) (b. 1921), Prince Charles of Great Britain, Prince of Wales (b. 1948), Princess Anne of Great Britain, Princess Royal (b. 1950), Military - Ceremonial; Britannia; Ceremonies - Memorial; British Empire; Ships and Boats; Children; World War II




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    TURNER, PATHE, ADMIRALTY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8A6Z539FKB94ES11L1QBTA9CB
    Media URN:
    VLVA8A6Z539FKB94ES11L1QBTA9CB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/05/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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