• Short Summary

    Prince Charles, the Prince Wales, who is serving as a sub-lieutenant on H.M.S. "Norfolk", arrived?

  • Description

    1.
    GV H.M.S. Norfolk pulls into port and anchors (4 shots)
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    2.
    SV Union Jack at half most
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    3.
    GV Harbour with Norfolk at anchor
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    4.
    SV & CU Prince Charles and other officers wearing black arm bands (2 shots)
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    5.
    SV Pressmen on board
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    6.
    SV Prince Charles and other officers
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    7.
    GV & SV Prince Charles walking about and talking to press. (2 shots)
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    Initials BB/0208 LD/AS/BB/0210



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Prince Charles, the Prince Wales, who is serving as a sub-lieutenant on H.M.S. "Norfolk", arrived in Malta yesterday (Wednesday). The Prince, wearing a black arm-band in mourning for his great-uncle, the Duke of Windsor, met the press shortly after
    the Royal Navy destroyer docked in the harbour of Valletta.

    Although he was originally expected to remain six days in Malta, Prince Charles will be cutting short his stay to fly to London tomorrow (Friday) so as to attend the funeral on Monday with the rest of the Royal Family.

    The Duke of Windsor died in Paris on Sunday (May 28) at the age of 77. He will be buried in Frogmore Mausoleum on the grounds of Windsor Castle. His body will lie-in-state in St. George's Chapel at the Castle on Friday and Saturday, and the funeral will take place on Monday (June 4).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8EJOLQB5W5ZW6UBYVJXTHZFHW
    Media URN:
    VLVA8EJOLQB5W5ZW6UBYVJXTHZFHW
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/06/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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