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    Prince Philip and Princess Elizabeth lay wreath at memorial in Ottawa.

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    Unissued / unused material.

    Princess Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth II) and Prince Philip (Duke of Edinburgh) on Royal Tour of Canada - Ottawa.

    Various shots Royal party consisting of Elizabeth, Philip, Governor General and Lady Alexander, Prime Minister Louis St. Laurent and Miss Charlotte Whitton (Mayor of Ottawa.) Various shots of Elizabeth and Philip inspecting Canadian Army Guard of Honour. Various shots of Elizabeth and Philip shaking hands. Various shots of Elizabeth and Philip in open top car driving to Lansdowne Park. MS Elizabeth and Philip getting out of car, a little girl presents bouquet to Royals, they are met by Miss Whitton. Various shots of young people waiting on steps at Lansdowne Park, including bunch of nurses. LSs Elizabeth and Philip in car being driven around stadium.

    Staged shot of Royal Coronation Trumpeters in front of Ottawa Government Buildings. MS Colour Guard arriving at War Memorial. MS Elizabeth and Philip arriving in car, out and greeted by Hon. Mr. Brooke Claxton, Minister of National Defence. MS colours covered in salute. Various shots of Elizabeth and Philip walking towards war memorial, Philip stands at salute, pan up to memorial. Elizabeth and Philip place wreath on memorial. Back view flags lowered in salute. LS memorial, dignitaries at foot. Top shot of memorial. CU wreath. MS Elizabeth and Philip walking from memorial. MS Royal couple speaking to veterans.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:36:00 / 01:49:59:00
    UN 2399 B

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