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  • Description

    Rear Admiral Sir Reginald Tyrwhitt comes ashore on relinquishing command
    of the Harwich Force (1919)

    View of HMS Curacao with crew lining rails. Admiral's barge near by. Tyrwhitt
    and other officers leaving barge at wharf steps. Group of officers on wharf. Two harbour vessels behind, dressed with flags. Tyrwhitt with a captain and
    another rear admiral walking along wharf. Lady Tyrwhitt (?) follows. Closeup of admiral's barge coming alongside Curacao. (Barge is crewed by officers,
    as is customary when a commanding officer or flag officer leaves his command.) Tyrwhitt climbs down into boat. Sailors lining deck give three cheers as boat pulls away.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    73108
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1912.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:27:00 / 01:27:26:00
    Canister:
    ON 127 E
    Sort Number:
    ON 127 E
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    The Naval War - World War One Richards workspace
  • Stills

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

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