• Short Summary

    King reviews Royal Navy in Portsmouth.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "HIS MAJESTY REVIEWS HIS FLEET"

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    Several shots of sailors cleaning and scrubbing ships, getting ready for the Royal Naval Review by the King.

    King George VI (former Prince Albert, Duke of York) and Queen Elizabeth (former Duchess of York, later Queen Mother) in a car arriving to Portsmouth harbour to go on Royal yacht Victoria & Albert. King shaking hands with several Naval officers.

    King, Queen and Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) on the Royal yacht ready for the review. Various air shots of lines of warships at sea. Ships, formation of planes and troops lined up on the decks.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    919.07
    Media URN:
    13490
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/05/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:30:00 / 01:28:57:00
    Canister:
    37/41

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