• Short Summary

    Duke of Edinburgh watches Marine Commandos in training.

  • Description

    Bickleigh, Devon.

    SCV. Duke of Edinburgh stepping out of helicopter. He walks over and shakes hands with officer. SCV. Duke shaking hands with another officer. CU. U.S. Marine who is taking training course, looking on. GV. Duke standing in Land Rover watching unarmed combat between two commandos. CU. Duke watching. SCU. Commando one makes a grab and throws opponent to the ground. SV. Commando one throws the opponent down again. SV. Commandos watching. SV. Pan with Prince Philip as he leaves in Land Rover. SV. Commandos scaling trees and walking on ropes slung between trees. SCU. Duke and officers watching. SV. Commandos crossing river by swinging over on ropes slung across. SV. Duke walking along tree log to watch exercises. SV. Another commando swings down it, pan to Duke watching.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "H")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    527.13
    Media URN:
    30807
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:29:00 / 01:33:25:00
    Canister:
    55/43

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