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  • Short Summary

    King George VI poses with Churchill and cabinet.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unknown / unclear.

    London.

    M/S of Prime Minister Winston Churchill being driven along in an open car. He walks up some steps (back of Buckingham Palace?) and is greeted by a man in naval uniform at the doorway to the building.

    Several shots of King George VI in naval uniform, Churchill and other members of the war cabinet posing for photographs on the steps. Ernest Bevin is among the group.

    The King and Churchill pose with three high ranking men in RAF, Naval and Army uniforms.

    Followed by M/S of the royal family on the balcony of Buckingham Palace on VE Day - 8 May 1945. Camera pans to show the enormous crowds outside the palace.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2159.10
    Media URN:
    63995
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:24:00 / 01:49:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 1179 D

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