• Short Summary

    President Roosevelt hands over a warship to Greek forces.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material. - Location and dates unknown / unclear.

    Voiceovered American newsreel item.

    United States of America (USA).

    LS of naval ship at quay.

    CU President Franklin D Roosevelt and unidentified Greek VIP.

    MS Naval Guard of Honour.

    VS President Roosevelt makes speech from car. He hands over the warship 'King George II' to the Greek Navy under the terms of lend lease. Sailors unveil name on side of ship. Greek representative makes statement of thanks. Sailors go onboard ship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1847.13
    Media URN:
    60913
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:02:00 / 01:12:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 711 I

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