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  • Short Summary

    High ranking NATO officers disembark at Albion Docks and pay courtesy call to the PLA.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - some dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    London and Surrey.

    VS Guard of Honour. CU Bugler on board the destroyer the "Van Nes", the Netherlands flagship of the NATO Standing Naval Force Atlantic. MS Party of high-ranking naval officers descending gangplank of NATO destroyer, at Albion Docks, Surrey. They get into waiting cars on the quayside.

    MS Naval commanders, representing NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organisation) countries, arrive in sleety weather at the P.L.A. (Port of London Authority) building in London to pay courtesy call. CU Sign: Port of London Authority. VS Interior the P.L.A. building as the officers are welcomed by P.L.A. chairman, Lord Simon. CU Lord Simon. CU Portrait of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh on the wall. VS The naval party stand and drink together. CU Portrait of Queen Elizabeth. VS Commanders chat together. CU Gold braid and medals on officers chest.

    Note: Date on original record: 20/02/1969.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:49:00 / 01:42:32:00
    UN 4418 E

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