• Short Summary

    Churchill says goodbye to Lord Halifax new British ambassador bound for USA.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Lord Halifax leaves for USA".

    Location of events unknown.

    Churchill escorts Lord Halifax to war ship that will take him across the Atlantic. Halifax will be British Ambassador in America.

    Various shots of Lord Halifax and a party of well-wishers on board a small drifter . On the bridge of the boat stands Prime Minister Winston Churchill dressed in nautical-style cap. Naval officers on quayside wave as drifter goes out to sea.

    High angled shot of Lord Halifax, Churchill and Clementine Churchill climbing aboard a warship bound for United States of America. Various shots of Churchill, Halifax and entourage walking on deck of ship. C/U of Lord Halifax.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1067.39
    Media URN:
    37757
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:25:00 / 01:52:00:00
    Canister:
    41/8

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