Herbert Henry Asquith, 1928

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1928

Mourners gather for H.H. Asquith's funeral. He served as the Liberal Prime Minister of the UK from 1908 to 1916. Asquith was the longest continuously serving Prime Minister in the 20th century until 5 January 1988. He requested there be no public funeral and as such it was held in his home village of Sutton Courtney, Berkshire (now Oxfordshire).

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