• Short Summary

    HRH Prince Philip opens memorial in Devon and meets cadets. Clear footage of coastal areas

  • Description

    Dartmouth, Devon

    Royal Yacht "Britannia" passes Dartmouth Castle at entrance to River Dart. Shots of Britannia coming up River Dart to anchor. Shot of Royal Naval College. Two shots of Britannia - Royal Naval College in background. Shot of Prince Philip walking with the Mayor of Dartmouth through crowds. Lady Mayor of Dartmouth welcomes Duke of Edinburgh and speaks with regard to Memorial. Duke unveils the Memorial to U.S. Servicemen, who sailed from Dartmouth on invasion of Normandy. U.S. Naval Attache (Lyman) thanks everyone. Shots of Memorial. GV. of Duke taking the salute and parade of cadets. Duke inspects the 300 Cadets on parade - various shots. GVs. Duke inspects the 300 Cadets on parade - various shots. Shots of march past. Shot of Duke talking to one of the Masters. Memorial unveiled. Duke watching Cadets sailing. Shots of sailing. (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2624.09
    Media URN:
    78252
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:31:00 / 01:22:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 2642 A

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