Queen's first investiture in the courtyard of Buckingham Palace.
Queen's first investiture takes place at Buckingham Palace.
LV. Courtyard of Buckingham Palace. CU. Military Medal Pan up to Lance-Corporal John Martin, the Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment. Corporal James McKnight (Cameronians) and Corporal Laurence Wateridge (centre) CU. Lance-Corporal Martin. CU. Corporal McKnight Cameronians, Pan to Corporal Wateridge Gloucestershire Regiment. LV. People leaving Buckingham Palace after investiture. CU. George Medal pan up to Railway Fireman Reginald Victor Bowden of Bermondsey, George Cross Winner, showing medal to sister. SV. Private William Speakman of Black Watch, descending steps from Palace with Mother and Mayor and Mayoress of Altrincham, Mister and Mrs J. L. Warren. SV. Mayor of Altrincham and Speakman's mother. CU. Victoria Cross in case pan up to Speakman pan to his mother. AS. Speakman and Mother CU. Victoria Cross. ribbon on tunic pan to F.C.U. Speakman smiling.
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