• Short Summary

    King George VI and Queen Elizabeth meet the Ruhr Dam raiders.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "KING WITH THE DAM RAIDERS".

    North of England.

    Various shots of Wing Commander Guy Gibson V.C., a man who led the great Lancaster raid on the Ruhr Dams, greets the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) as they arrive to an air station somewhere in the North of England. He introduces King to members of the crew who led the raid on the Ruhr Dams. Wing Commander Gibson then shows King and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) a model of the dams and explains the raid. Several shots of Mrs Gibson being interviewed (natural sound). She says she is always worried but she is very proud as well.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1085.08
    Media URN:
    38078
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/06/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:36:00 / 01:11:03:00
    Canister:
    43/44

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