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  • Short Summary

    Queen Wilhelmina of Holland meets her people in bombed and flooded towns.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Holland, The Netherlands.

    M/S children waving flag of Holland. Shots of soldiers waving from bombed buildings. Various shots crowds waving on street. M/S Guards (?) in uniform. C/U men wearing clogs. L/S as Queen Wilhelmina meets army officers. Various shots as she walks through crowds meeting people. M/S as he gets into car and drives past crowds. M/S man on bicycle reading from paper. M/S convoy driving through, royal car draws up. M/S Queen getting out. L/S people crowding round. M/S children waving. C/U Queen with people some of them are crying. Various shots of the crowds with Queen Wilhelmina amongst the people. M/S Wilhelmina meeting soldiers.

    M/S as car drives through waving crowds. M/S signpost to Gent. C/U Queen. M/S's as she walks past bombed buildings and talks to the people. Various shots of crowds. M/S D.U.K.W. driving through flooded streets, people wave as it goes past with Queen onboard. M/S as Queen walks past villagers wearing traditional bonnets. M/S as she climbs back on the D.U.K.W. C/U Queen meeting women, most of them are in tears. M/S Queen walking past crowds and waving. M/S as she climbs down from D.U.K.W. Various shots of the Queen. M/S's army officers. Various shots group of people standing by the sea.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:10:00 / 01:47:59:00
    UN 1198 B

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