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  • Short Summary

    Lord Mountbatten launches aircraft carrier Indefatigable.

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    Various shots of the dignitaries arriving to launch of the aircraft carrier Indefatigable. Various top shots of mass crowd at shipyard gathered for the ship launching. Lord Mountbatten with elderly couple on launching platform, he talks into microphone. Elderly woman cuts a ribbon holding a bottle of Champagne to release it. Bottle is broken and the ship slides into water. Close up shot of the elderly woman. Long shot of the ship.

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    Film ID:
    2113.07
    Media URN:
    63170
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:44:00 / 01:33:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 1022 D

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