Funeral Of General Haig 1928

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    Funeral of General Haig. London.

    Funerals. Memorial service for World War One hero British soldier Douglas Haig; who died Jan 30; 1928. Haig had served in Sudan; India; in the Boer War; etc. before becoming a General in 1914; Field Marshall in 1917; serving as commander in chief of expeditionary forces in France and Belgium. Shot of people entering building or waiting on steps; many women in the crowd. People coming out of building. Shots looking down at people standing around talking. Some members of royal family including King & Queen; attended the ceremony (but King and Queen not seen here). British Army

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1928
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    Mute
    Media URN:
    76372
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2398.15
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:05:00 / 01:51:41:00
    Canister:
    ON 308 E
    Sort Number:
    ON 308 F
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