• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth inspects fleet of lorries that will take food and water to bombed out areas.

  • Description

    Title reads: "The Queen's Messengers".

    London.

    Various shots of Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) and Lord Woolton, Food Minister, inspecting food lorries in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace. The vehicles form a complete unit capable of feeding a town and will take food to bombed areas. They contain water carriers, kitchens, etc. They bear the insignia "Food Flying Squad" of "Queen's Messengers".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1111.14
    Media URN:
    38653
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/03/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:42:00 / 01:15:22:00
    Canister:
    41/26

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