• Short Summary

    King George VI visits Field Marshal Montgomery and tours Holland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - His Majesty on the continent.

    Holland.

    M/S of King George VI being greeted by Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery, Air Marshal Sir Arthur Coningham and Air Vice Marshal Broadhurst at Dutch aerodrome. Panning shot of the King riding in rear seat of jeep, Montgomery is in the front, driving between ranks of R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) personnel. C/U of the King with Montgomery in his caravan, they look at wall map. M/S as they walk past group of children. Various shots of the King presenting awards in open air to 1st Canadian Division. C/U of the King with Prince Charles of Belgium. M/S of the King presenting Lieutenant General Simmonds with C.B. M/S of the King inspecting U.S. M.P.s. M/S of Royal Standard on car (Hillman). M/S of the King knighting Lieutenant General Miles Dempsey.

    M/S of the King going aboard H.M.S. "Garth". The Royal Standard is run up the mast. C/U of the King on the bridge of ship dressed in oilskin and cap, he laughs.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1366.24
    Media URN:
    44788
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:12:00 / 01:41:10:00
    Canister:
    44/85

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