• Short Summary

    MISSING SLATE INFORMATION: TO THE FEW ... To the pilots who won the Battle of?

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    INT

    Church service - Malan walks to Altar. CU Malan speaks. (Nat.sd.) pan over to plaque unveiled. CU pan down pilots names on plaque.

    SOUND MISSING

    GV Clergyman addresses congregation:

    "We are here to dedicate this Memorial not in melancholy sorrow, but in glad and proud thanksgiving."

    CU Malan speaks:

    "In thankful remembers of the pilots of this sector from Great Britain, the British Dominions and Allied Nations, who, by their sacrifice helped to win a great victory, I unveil this memorial in their honour and to the glory of God."

    Commemoration Parade Before the Palace.

    GV mass crowd outside the Palace. SV King and Queen talking to Dowding. SCU King and Queen talking to Dowding. GV parade marching past King and Queen. SV ARP personnel march past King and Queen. CU King taking salute - with Queen. LV aircraft workers past King and Queen. LV mass crowd shot. LV fighter pilots in training - past. CU King taking salute - with Queen.
    Background: MISSING SLATE INFORMATION: TO THE FEW ... To the pilots who won the Battle of Britain and so saved the Free World, we proudly pay tribute. The Battle of Britain tribute includes: 1. Commemoration Parade before Buckingham Palace. 2. Their Majesties attend Commemoration Service at St

    Commemoration services for the Battle of Britain. File footage of aircraft. Combat films of air attacks from 1943. Good shots of operations headquarters, women communications and planning operatives working at plotting table.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACDEDD6Y25AQ6TCRJJ3MEP2EZL
    Media URN:
    VLVACDEDD6Y25AQ6TCRJJ3MEP2EZL
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/09/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    ENGLAND / FRANCE: DEFENCE - Compilation in memory of the pilots who won the Battle of Britain / Combat films of air attacks / Operations headquarters with plotting table ENGLAND / FRANCE: DEFENCE - Compilation in memory of the pilots who won the Battle of Britain / Combat films of air attacks / Operations headquarters with plotting table ENGLAND / FRANCE: DEFENCE - Compilation in memory of the pilots who won the Battle of Britain / Combat films of air attacks / Operations headquarters with plotting table ENGLAND / FRANCE: DEFENCE - Compilation in memory of the pilots who won the Battle of Britain / Combat films of air attacks / Operations headquarters with plotting table

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