• Short Summary

    Review for the year 1946 including Sports / Political figures / Writer George Bernard Shaw / Royalty / Remembrance Day / United Nations meetings / Factory workers making goods for export / 'Britain Can Make It' exhibition / Motor Jubilee Parade / New British jet planes / US Army Dakota plane crash landing in Alps / First Royal Command film performance of 'A Matter of Life and Death' / Appointment of 32 cardinals / Various international relations / Bikini atom bomb / Nuremberg Trials / Victory Parade day.

  • Description

    Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother at helm of ocean liner RMS Queen Elizabeth / Factory workers making goods / British-made goods loaded at docks for export / 'Britain Can Make It' exhibition / Motor Jubilee Parade / British jet planes / US Army Dakota plane crash landing in Alps, crew rescued / London's first Royal Command film peformance (of Powell and Pressburger's 'A Matter of Life and Death') / Appointment of 32 new cardinals by Pope Pius XII / British occupation comes to an end in Cairo / British troops clearing up aftermath of destruction caused by 'terror gangs' in Palestine / British army in India / American loan to Britain worth ????907 million (Anglo-American postwar loan), Harry S Truman (US President) signing document / Atom bomb unleashed at Bikini Islands (mushroom cloud) (Operation Crossroads) / Nuremberg Trials / United Nations conference / Victory Parade day including military march past, fireworks
    Background: Review for the year 1946 including Sports / Political figures / Writer George Bernard Shaw / Royalty / Remembrance Day / United Nations meetings / Factory workers making goods for export / 'Britain Can Make It' exhibition / Motor Jubilee Parade / New British jet planes / US Army Dakota plane crash landing in Alps / First Royal Command film performance of 'A Matter of Life and Death' / Appointment of 32 cardinals / Various international relations / Bikini atom bomb / Nuremberg Trials / Victory Parade day.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9D2YPXKP6O2DTBJJ0A2IV80H1
    Media URN:
    VLVA9D2YPXKP6O2DTBJJ0A2IV80H1
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/12/1946
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    Review of the year -1946

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