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  • Short Summary

    Panamanian government presents memorial statue to Air Ministry in London.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Panama presents statue to Royal Air Force, Air Ministry London.

    MSs flags - Union Jack, RAF ensign, Panama. CU placard written in Spanish. MS personnel assembling. MS opening of ceremony. CU Senor Don Eusenio A. Morales, the Panamanian Charge D'affairs. MS ceremony. CU Right Honourable Arthur Henderson, Secretary of State for Air. CU Air Marshall Sir Arthur Canders, pan from head down to waist. MS statue being unveiled. MS Arthur Henderson and Morales shaking hands with statue in background. MS unveiling of statue. CU four shots of representatives from Panama. CU Air Marshall Sir Alec Coryton and Air Vice Marshall R. N. Foster. CU inscription on statue - "Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many of so few". MS statue, pan down the full length. LS statue. CU statue (two Shots).

    Date on original dope sheet is 24/02/1949.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2262.01
    Media URN:
    65128
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/02/1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:01:33:00
    Canister:
    UN 2067 E

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