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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of King George VI on board the warship the 'Duke of York'

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    King visits the fleet.

    Good M/Ss of King George VI (Prince Albert) sitting at table with several senior naval officials looking at maps. M/Ss of the King inspecting crew on deck of the 'Duke of York'. Shots of band playing. King sitting round table again laughing and joking with officials (nice footage).

    L/Ss of the King walking on deck with senior official (possibly the Captain). More shots of band playing variety of instruments. L/Ss and M/S of King and naval men sitting at table. Band playing. King shaking hands with naval officials. He salutes. Several shots of the crew on deck. C/U of large gun turrets. Good shots of King with naval officials at table. Similar footage follows.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:07:00 / 01:27:00:00
    UN 891 C

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