Funeral Of The Australian Prime Minister 1939

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    Full titles read: "FUNERAL OF THE AUSTRALIAN PRIME MINISTER"

    L/S's of pallbearers carrying coffin of John Aloyius Lyons down the steps form Sydney Cathedral Several shots of the funeral procession of former Australian Prime Minister. High angled shot of the procession. The commentator says that the body is to be taken back to his home - Tasmania. L/S's of Lyons body being carried from a battleship at Devonport Harbour in Tasmania. L/S's of hundreds of soldier and sailors outside a large church (possibly in Hobart) paying tribute.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/04/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    19262
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1007.47
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:18:00 / 01:46:46:00
    Canister:
    39/34
    Sort Number:
    39/034
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    Religion & Politics
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