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  • Short Summary

    Admiral Jellicoe departs for World tour.

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    Admiral Jellicoe leaves England for tour of the World to return in May 1920

    Admiral John Jellicoe leaves England in 1919 for a world tour; to last about a year. Title. Shot of 50 or 60 British royal navy officers posing in 4 long rows; on board HMS New Zealand. CU Jellicoe; seated; with other officers; turning around to talk to them. Jellicoe and others walking on ship.

    Side view of 2 huge battleships; in the fog looking like ghost or dream ships - wow. Shot of one of the ships slowly moving toward camera; and turning to left. On board HMS New Zealand; shot of New Zealand coat or arms on a wall. Pan on board ship. Fairly close shot of entire ship. Closer still; on part of the ship as the giant thing moves slowly past to left. -- A few of the sailors can be seen on deck.

    Military; British navy. Boats and ships.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:53:00 / 01:40:48:00
    ON 118 G

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