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Accent on Carriers

Series

Series Name
Warwork News

Issue

Issue No.
S15/67
Paramount Issue No.
1456
Date Released
12 Feb 1945
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Paint Preserves Vital Weapons
  2. 2How Allies Repaired the Bridges
  3. 3Accent on Carriers

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 3
Summary
Battleship "King George V" is visited by Royal family. Montgomery is present. George VI, Queen Elizabeth and Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret Rose visit the "Indefatigable". The launching of the battleship two years earlier by Queen Mary; engaged already in the war against Japan. In the Indian Ocean - the raid by Air Force on Palembang, Sumatra.
Keywords
Royalty; Aviation; Ceremonies; Navy; Military; Launchings

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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