• Short Summary

    King George VI and Queen Elizabeth inspect the American air bases in England.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "KING AND QUEEN AT U.S. AIR BASES".

    England, unknown.

    Various shots of the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) inspecting Guard of Honour of the 8th United States Air Force air base somewhere in England. They are chatting to air crews, including crew of "Memphis Belle". Various shots of King and Queen at another U.S. air base inspecting Guard of Honour. Several shots of King and Queen looking at P. 47 aircraft. King and Queen on observation terrace. Ground to air shot of formation of P. 47's.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1085.05
    Media URN:
    38075
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:09:00 / 01:05:40:00
    Canister:
    43/43

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