Reel

Fleet Review: Ships Salute Queen In Coronation Show

Clip#:
Audio:
Location:
352680_1_1
Yes
United Kingdom, England
Year Shot:
Video:
Timecode:
1953  (Actual Year)
B/W
00:09:16 - 00:10:29
Tape Master:
Original Film:
HD:
1586
026-475-02
N/A
Queen Elizabeth II reviews the greatest peacetime fleet ever assembled-1,000 ships from 22 nations including Russia, massed in dress formation in honor of the newly-crowned monarch. Aerial shot - Hundreds of ships. MCUS - The battleship HMS Surprise carries the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh. MCUS - The Royal couple on a gun platform waving. MCUS - Princess Margaret Rose MCUS - Sir Winston Churchill. MLS - Full dressed British Navy standing on deck waving. MLS - Sailors giving hats off to the new Queen. Ground to Air - Royal Air Force pay homage to the Queen.