• Short Summary

    HMS Duke of York, on her shakedown cruise from the Clyde to Annapolis, Maryland, transports Prime Minister Winston Churchill and his service chiefs and advisors to confer with President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and the combined Anglo-American Joint Chiefs of Staff in Operation Arcadia

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Voyage of the Duke of York

    NORTH ATLANTIC:
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    CHURCHILL, MARY. Now Mrs Christopher Soames. in A.T.S. uniform sees P.M. off aboard "Duke of York".


    DILL, Major General (Sir John). aboard "Duke of York" w service chiefs


    H.M.S. DUKE OF YORK. takes Churchill..Beaverbrooke..Pound..Portal Dill to U.S...Mary Churchill A.T.S. says goodbye A.A. gunnery practice aboard


    GUNS. A.A. practice aboard "Duke of York"


    NAVAL "Duke of York" takes PM & service chiefs to U.S and A.A. Gunnery aboard


    PORTAL SIR C. aborad "Duke of York" w other service chiefs


    POUND Ad Sir Dudley. aboard "Duke of York" w service chiefs

    Max Aitken, First Baron Beaverbrook, Lance Corporal Mary Churchill, Auxiliary Territorial Service, fighter aircraft, air cover, 14-inch naval guns, Admiral Sir Dudley Pound, First Sea Lord, Air Chief Marshal Charles Portal, Chief of the Air Staff, Field Marshal Sir John Greer Dill, Chief of the British Joint Staff Mission, formerly Chief of the Imperial General Staff, anti-aircraft, pom-pom, Washington D.C., crossing, Atlantic Ocean, Arcadia Conference
    Background: HMS Duke of York, on her shakedown cruise from the Clyde to Annapolis, Maryland, transports Prime Minister Winston Churchill and his service chiefs and advisors to confer with President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and the combined Anglo-American Joint Chiefs of Staff in Operation Arcadia

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    Film ID:
    VLVACG1APZVP8BPZBGSY5HR6RGMEQ
    Media URN:
    VLVACG1APZVP8BPZBGSY5HR6RGMEQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/12/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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