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    Britain's Deathless Soldiers. Mrs Parker; Lord Kitchener's sister; unveils war shrines at Dudley, West Midlands.

    World War One; ceremonies. Shot of priest; choirboys; and a group of mostly women all filing in through arch (toward camera). Mrs. Parker; an old lady in black old-fashioned clothing; steps up on platform; helped by priest; a Union Jack hangs from back wall. She pulls cord which moves flag aside and unveils the shrine. Another lady puts wreath on it. Pan over small crowd locals. CU of another shrine unveiled; and a wreath handed up to shrine by another old lady.

    Heroes; honour; religion; memorial; death.

    G 421 A.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1917
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    71757
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1864.40
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:12:00 / 01:43:10:00
    Canister:
    ON 043 I
    Sort Number:
    ON 043 I
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    Categories
    War & Revolution Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    HGMTE My worksapce
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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