• Short Summary

    Winston Churchill, General Smuts and Henry Morgenthau visit Dover castle and defences.

  • Description

    Titles read: "PRIME MINISTER AND GENERAL SMUTS AT DOVER".

    Dover, Kent.

    Various shots of Prime Minister Winston Churchill and South African Prime Minister General Smuts visiting Dover with US Treasury Secretary Henry Morgenthau.

    Corporal Hopkins, son of Harry Hopkins ("the Lease Lend expert"), takes shots of them with Morgenthau's cine camera. The group sign the Visitor's Book and then start to take a look at the Dover defences. At the castle they look out towards the French coast (view from the castle not seen).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1342.10
    Media URN:
    44298
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/11/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:28:00 / 01:11:08:00
    Canister:
    42/88

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