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  • Short Summary

    British Ambassador arriving to Holland.

  • Description

    Holland (Netherlands).

    Ship arriving to unknown Dutch harbour. Crew lined up on deck and several officers on shore. Close up shot of Royal ensign flying. New British Ambassador, followed by a woman in uniform, possibly wife, leaves the ship and is greeted by several officers. Several shots of the Ambassador inspecting Guard of Honour. He is seen talking to several officers before entering a car.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2155.08
    Media URN:
    63937
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:17:00 / 01:16:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 1171 H

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "New British Ambassador" - the man is Sir Nevile Bland. He wasn't the "new" British Ambassador, though, with Holland having been under Nazi rule for several years, this was simply his first visit back to liberated Holland.

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