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Together to Victory

Series

Series Name
War Pictorial News

Issue

Issue No.
44
Date Released
2 Mar 1942
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1HMS Duke of York
  2. 2Together to Victory

Story

Story No. within this Issue
2 / 2
Summary
Churchill receives a huge welcome in Ottawa. Churchill is met by Mackenzie King. Mr Roosevelt makes a speech before Mr Churchill leaves. Churchill makes a speech in the Canadian House of Commons, and speaks of his talks with Roosevelt. Presented with a fur hat, while at a press conference in Ottawa. Inspects Royal Canadian Airforce station. At the White House: Shots of Mr Churchill with his personal assistant Commander Thompson, Mr Harry Hopkins and his daughter Diana with the President’s dog, Fella. Demonstrates his siren suit. Flies a plane to Bermuda. Captain Kelly Rogers commands the flying boat. Admiral Pound, Lord Beaverbrook and Air Marshal Portal were passengers.
Keywords
Politics and government; Buildings and structures; Aviation; Ceremonies; Fashion and costume; Animals; Military
Credits:
Commentator
David Abercrombie

This series is held by:

Film Archive

Name
Imperial War Museum Film and Video Archive
Email
film@iwm.org.uk
Web
http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/film
Phone
020 7416 5291
Fax
020 7416 5379
Address
Lambeth Road
London SE1 6HZ
Notes
The IWM also preserves the original nitrate film copies for the World War II period of British Paramount News, Gaumont British News and Universal News.
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