• Short Summary

    Duke of Kent visits RAF men while Duchess of Gloucester meets the WRAF.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Royal Activities".

    Good MSs and CUs of Prince George, Duke of Kent as he descends from aircraft onto the tarmac of an RAF (Royal Air Force) aerodrome and poses with officers and men of the RAF on the runway.

    Shots of the Duchess of Gloucester arriving to inspect women of the WRAF (Women's Royal Air Force).

    N.B. Film ends abruptly - material of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) visiting Heavy Artillery School in Northern England is missing.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1055.20
    Media URN:
    21089
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:46:00 / 01:20:17:00
    Canister:
    40/71

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