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  • Short Summary

    Royal family visits Home Fleet in Scotland.

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    MS. King George VI, Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother), Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II), Princess Margaret and Prince Philip the Duke of Edinburgh onboard HMS Illustrious during their visit to Home Fleet in Scotland. Naval officers parading towards and past camera, onboard the battleship. Back view, officers parading. Several shots of the royal family leaving barge and going onboard the battleship. Royal Standard flying. More shots of the royal family onboard the ship and as they arrive. King arrives first and Guard of Honour presents arms in background. Various shots of the King and the royal family inspecting Guard of Honour and chatting with officers. Several shots of the royal family on barge on their way to the ship. King and Queen shaking hands with officers on their arrival. Several shots of the royal family leaving the ship.

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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:
    01:06:41:00 / 01:10:05:00
    UN 1763 D

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