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Special Release - F.D.R. meets Churchill

Reel Number: 220664-05

Color: Black and White

Sound: SD

Year / Date: 1941

Country: Atlantic

Location: At Sea

TC Begins: 14:35:36

TC Ends: 14:46:01

Duration: 00:10:25

Special Release - F.D.R. meets Churchill (Atlantic Charter Meeting) July 1941 High ranking army and navy officers on board American Warship in North Atlantic. General Arnold - Admirals King and Star. Also present Sumner Welles and Harry Hopkins. FDR Roosevelt and his son Franklin Jnr greet British VIPs including Lord Beaverbrook. 14:36:24 Churchill wearing Naval pea coat and cap shakes hands with President. British and American sailors fraternise. Church service on board British Battleship Prince of Wales. Churchill and FDR seated on deck. Shots of crew attending service. 14:37:28 Item repeated without commentary - more shots of service, some out of rack. 14:41:45 Various deck activity - shots of officers and Churchill. Gangplank between two ships removed. 14:43:08 Various shots British VIPs greeted by American officers. Roosevelt greeting VIPs and Churchill.

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