King George VI pays a surprise visit to Malta and inspects the Eighth Army in Tripoli during the Second World War.
SLATE INFORMATION: The King visits Malta and 8th
AFRICA: North Tripoli:
AIR VIEW (AERIAL) of Tripoli
King George VI walking towards along street with General Bernard Montgomery
King talking to the Grand Mufti
King's car driving towards thru cheering troops
PAN troops cheering
King's car thru cheering troops
King standing in a car saluting
Troops lined up as King stops in car
King sitting in car taking to his old footman, from the Palace
Indian troops lined up
King pinning V.C. (Victoria Cross) ribbon on Subedar Lalbahadur Thapa (Nepalese soldier)
PAN troops lined up at the salute
King knights Air Marshal J. F. Linnell in battlefield
Background: King George VI pays a surprise visit to Malta and inspects the Eighth Army in Tripoli during the Second World War.
Royalty; King George VI of Great Britain (1936-52), Military - Ceremonial; British Empire, WW2, World War 2.