• Short Summary

    Queen Wilhelmina meets crew of Dutch cruiser that escaped to UK during German invasion.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Dutch warships saved from the Nazis".

    Location of events unknown, an unidentified British port.

    Various shots of Dutch cruiser battleship anchored in harbour. The cruiser, although not complete, sailed secretly to Britain on eve of German invasion of Netherlands. Various shots of Queen Wilhelmina of Holland standing on deck of ship. She gives speech in Dutch congratulating the brave crew. The crew then give three cheers to the Queen, she then joins then in giving three cheers for their home country.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1101.13
    Media URN:
    38428
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/02/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:04:00 / 01:22:48:00
    Canister:
    41/16

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