Queen Mary unveils the Mercantile Marine War Memorial in London.
Item title reads - Her Majesty The Queen greeted by sympathetic crowds - makes first appearance since the King's illness to unveil Mercantile Marine War Memorial. London.
L/S as the royal car drives through gates, and past the camera. L/S aerial view of the war memorial. L/S of crowds; clergy and dignitaries walk up the steps with Queen Mary. M/S as the Union Jack is raised revealing the inscription honouring the 12,000 men of Merchant Navy and Fishing Fleets with no grave. L/S of the crowd listening to speech via speakers in their midst. M/S of memorial. M/S as Queen Mary walks down the steps and towards the car. M/S as it drives off and people wave.