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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of Churchill with General Smuts on tour of U.K.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Churchill Tours UK.

    L/Ss of soldiers at work building temporary bridge. M/S of the Prime Minister Winston Churchill smoking cigar looking pensive. M/S of military truck driving across bridge. L/S M/S of Churchill walking past crowds, he waves his hat in acknowledgement. M/S of Lord Beaverbrook shaking hands with young girl. L/S of Churchill with General Jan Smuts (South African Prime Minister) and Beaverbrook. They watch as soldier carefully lies on his front disarming a mine.

    M/Ss of Churchill walking out of building with Smuts and Beaverbrook and several other military figures. Churchill does V-sign as he is driven past crowds in jeep. M/Ss of Churchill talking with Smuts on station platform. Good shots of Churchill and Smuts talking with General Dwight D. Eisenhower. Nice M/Ss of Beaverbrook, Churchill, Eisenhower and Smuts standing in line with two other important looking politicians standing in line. M/S of Churchill.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1947.03
    Media URN:
    61611
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:29:00 / 01:14:17:00
    Canister:
    UN 825 B

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