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    Item title reads - Saint George's Day. Shakespeare memorial celebrations at Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire.

    L/S of the flags being unfurled on poles. Smart looking people with wreaths and floral tributes walk along.

    Intertitle - '...the Northumberland Fusiliers sport the National Emblem...' - M/S of soldiers with roses in their hats, M/S as they march past.

    Intertitle - '..Memories of the epic attack on Zeebrugge Mole revived....' - A ship sails up and sailors throw a rope over to the dock. A priest walks off the ship followed by sailors carrying two coffins. C/U as an officer puts a cross of flowers on one of them. M/S of sailors stood round it.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/05/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    23690
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    304.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:47:00 / 01:21:28:00
    Canister:
    G 977
    Sort Number:
    G 0977
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    RSC Collection Great War Shakespeare Stratford
  • Stills

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

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