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  • Short Summary

    Duke inspecting junior mess-boys, at signal school, Quartermaster store & the mast is manned.

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    Nr. Ipswich, Shotley.

    LS. H.M.S. Ledsham (Minesweeper). LS. The Ledsham coming alongside HMS Ganges. MS. LS. The Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip talking to Lord Lt. Commander the Earl of Stradbroke and the Captain of the Ganges. LS. Duke inspects Junior-Mess Boys standing by their kits. LS. Junior Mess-Boys standing by their kits. CU. Kit laid out. Various shots, Duke inspecting Junior Mess-Boys. Various shots, in the gymnasium, of boys on various apparatus. MS. Duke and others speaking to P.T. Instructor. LS. Boys in gym on apparatus. LS. Duke inspects swimming bath. Various shots, boys in swimming pool, being instructed. Various shots, the Duke in the Signals school. MS. Boys at typewriters receiving messages. LS. The Duke inspects new entries. CU. Notice on door "New Entries Joining Office - Come in and close the door". MS. Duke in Quartermasters Store, with cadets trying on their new uniforms. Various shots, Duke in Quartermasters Store, with cadets trying on their new uniforms. LS. Group of Cadets marching along. Various shots, the Duke takes salute on the parade ground. the cadets give three cheers. MS. The Duke is piped aboard by cadets. LS. MS. The Duke inspects Marine Guard of Honour and meets Heads of Departments. LS. (2 shots) the Duke inspects cadets lined up on parade ground. Various good shots of the mast manned and unmanned.


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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:
    01:20:21:00 / 01:25:13:00
    UN 2841 C

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