• Short Summary

    Funeral procession of John Travers Cornwell, hero of Jutland naval battle and posthumous holder of the VC

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: John Travers Cornwell Hero

    ENGLAND: London:
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    Title: An impressive funeral was given to the hero of the Jutland naval battle.

    (6ft)


    SV. Naval officer and officials leading funeral procession along crowd lined street.

    (20ft)


    GV. sailors pulling gun carriage bearing flag draped coffin, followed by sailors carrying wreaths.

    (40ft)


    Ceremonies - Funerary, Personalities - Armed Forces, Great Britain

    Jack Cornwell, ceremony, sailors, procession, casket, Boy Cornwell, World War I, World War 1, WWI, First World War, war, Victoria Cross
    Background: Funeral procession of John Travers Cornwell, hero of Jutland naval battle and posthumous holder of the VC

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1I4PATNR0ZWE05IJYKYGVUWYM
    Media URN:
    VLVA1I4PATNR0ZWE05IJYKYGVUWYM
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/08/1916
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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