• Short Summary

    King George VI visits the Home Fleet.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE KING VISITS HOME FLEET".

    Location Unknown.

    King George VI arrives to deck of aircraft carrier on aircraft lift from below decks. King inspects Guard of Honour. Various shots of the King boarding the ship 'King George the Fifth'. He is greeted by Admiral Sir John Tovey. King inspects the Guard of Honour. King with senior officers onboard the ship having a joke. Members of 'King George the Fifth' crew gather round when the order is given to "Splice the Mainbrace".

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1077.18
    Media URN:
    37946
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/03/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:32:00 / 01:29:53:00
    Canister:
    43/25

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