• Short Summary

    The Duke of Edinburgh at USAAF bases in Bentwaters, Burtonwood in Lancashire and Brize Norton in Oxfordshire.

  • Description

    The Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Phillip) visits USAAF (United States Airforce) bases at Bentwaters, Burtonwood, Lancashire & Brize Norton, Oxfordshire.

    SV. Duke of Edinburgh with General Griswald and other VIP's at Bentwaters. LV. Children lining up at Burtonwood. CU. American children. LV. Guard of Honour at the present. SV. Duke getting into jeep.

    LV. Guard of Honour at the salute. & SV. LV. Duke drives away in jeep. CU. Freckled kid, Skid pan. LV. Guard of Honour lined up at Brize Norton. SV. Duke alights from Viking aircraft and is greeted by General Selser and other officials.

    GV. B36. at dispersal. LV. Crew lined up Duke inspecting. SV. B36. crew. SV. Lorry coming out of nose of C124. SV. Pan Duke and officer as they walk up ramp and enter C.124. SV. Hoist descending under fuselage of C124. with Duke and VIP's SV. Towards B36 in flight. LV. B50 in flight and large Washington bombers. SV. Pan to BV.

    (Neg.) (Uncut Neg "A") (Orig)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    80.15
    Media URN:
    28438
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/05/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:44:00 / 01:40:11:00
    Canister:
    53/39

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