• Short Summary

    King installs Earl Mountbatten in the Order of the Garter.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "MOUNTBATTEN HONOURED AT GARTER SERVICE".

    Windsor, Berkshire.

    Long shot of Windsor Castle. Front of St. George's Chapel. King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother) in Garter robes leaving St. George's Chapel. High angle shot of King and Queen on stairs surrounded by the Knights of Garter. King and Queen talking to Lord Halifax. High angle shot of the Queen entering car. Close up shot of King saying goodbye to a man in robe. Long shot of the King entering car. Close up shot of Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) saying goodbye to man, she walks down to car. Camera pans to Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, who walks down the stairs and enters car. Close up shot of Lord Louis Mountbatten and Lady Mountbatten walking down steps and are greeted.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1434.11
    Media URN:
    46752
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/07/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:04:00 / 01:24:04:00
    Canister:
    48/59

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