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    Item title reads - Toll for the brave. The Navy bows its head at last sad homecoming of gallant crew of L.55. Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    L/S of the harbour, the camera pans across to the ship sailing in with ensign at half mast. M/S of the crew stood with the coffins on deck.

    Intertitle - 'A solemn moment, as the bugles sounded "Still" - every man aboard the mighty "Repulse" stood silent, in tribute to memory of their fallen comrades.'

    L/S as the camera pans across the "Repulse" with the crew stood together on deck. M/S of sailors with heads bowed in front of the coffins which are draped with Union Jacks.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/09/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    35074
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    742.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:32:00 / 01:28:19:00
    Canister:
    G 1536
    Sort Number:
    G 1536
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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