• Short Summary

    Queen and Duke visit the National War Memorial and American Memorial in Canberra.

  • Description

    Canberra, Australia.

    GV Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh walking towards National War Memorial. GV back view, Queen and Prince Philip approaching steps. STV Queen and Duke walking up steps. GV memorial, pan down to Queen and Duke walking past pool and people. GV back view, Queen and Duke walking past pool and people. SV Queen and Duke holding wreath walk forward, place it by shrine and step back. SCU Duke saluting and Queen with bowed head. GV countryside from memorial. SV towards and pan, Queen and party leaving Memorial. GV American Memorial - Canberra. SV American flags. SV Queen and Duke walk up steps towards Memorial. SV people looking on. GV Queen and Duke approaching memorial. SV crowd. LV Queen, who is about to unveil the memorial, making speech. She starts (natural sound): "It is with a sense of deep gratitude...." SV Queen speaking. Ends:"......pay silent and eloquent tribute". GV crowd. LV back view, Queen unveils Memorial. CU tablet on memorial. LV Queen and Duke saying goodbye beside car. CU Duke. CU Queen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    144.26
    Media URN:
    29236
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:16:00 / 01:35:26:00
    Canister:
    54/17

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