• Short Summary

    Queen Mother unveils memorial to sailors who died during Second World War.

  • Description

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    LV. Naval memorial SV. Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother arriving with naval officers GV. Pan Queen Mother walks to Dais. LV. Crowd. SV. Queen Mother walking onto Dais. GV. Crowd. SV. Queen Mother speaking "I am proud to be here today to unveil this memorial.... GV. (Dubbing shot) Crowd listening .... End of Speech..... Paying my Tribute to this Gallant Company. SV. (Dubbing shot) People listening. LV. (Back view) (nat. snd.) I now unveil this memorial to the men and women of the Portsmouth Command. CU. Queen Mother watching. LV. Pan tablets being unveiled. SV. Royal Marines. SV. Queen mother leaving dais. LV. Crowd. CU. Boy a wearing medals. CU. Girl wearing medals. SV. Queen mother laying wreath on memorial CU. Sailor. SV. Sailor on guard by memorial. SV. Queen Mother looking at names on memorial. CU Young boy. SV Queen Mother leaving ceremony with dignitaries. GV. Naval memorial.

    (Uncut Neg B.C.D.) (Orig Lav "E")

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    76.09
    Media URN:
    28374
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/05/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:14:00 / 01:27:08:00
    Canister:
    53/32

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