• Short Summary

    The 16 US Navy casualties of the crash of airship R.38 are embarked at Devonport for return to the States

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: American Victims of the R.38

    ENGLAND: Devon: Devonport:
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    GV elev. train steams into dockside. The embalmed bodies embarked at Devonport aboard H.M.S. Dauntless for their last journey home -

    locomotive, train, railway, arrival, arrive
    GV elev. coffin draped in U.S. flag, borne by sailors past naval guard of honour to ship.

    Royal Navy, US Navy, USN, RN, honour guard, military funeral, ceremony, ceremonial
    GV elev. sailors follow bearing wreaths.

    Royal Navy, US Navy, USN, RN, honour guard, military ceremony, ceremonial,
    GV elev. coffin borne past.

    Royal Navy, US Navy, USN, RN, honour guard, military funeral, ceremony, ceremonial
    GV ships at dock.

    Royal Navy, RN, HMS Dauntless, light cruiser, warships
    GV elev. procession of sailors bearing wreaths to ship.

    Royal Navy, RN, military, embark, go aboard, honour guard,
    SV Destroyer "Dauntless", guard of honour on dockside.

    Royal Navy, RN, HMS Dauntless, light cruiser, warship, honour guard,
    GV elev. sailors bearing wreaths to ship.

    Royal Navy, RN, military, embark, go aboard, honour guard,
    GV, SV ships in harbour, flags at half mast - FAINT PICTURES.

    Royal Navy, RN, HMS Dauntless, warships, harbour, port,
    GV elev. shots coffins and wreaths being borne past guard of honour to ship.

    Royal Navy, RN, military, formation, march, embark, go aboard, honour guard,
    GV, LS elev. train drawn away from dockside.

    railway, railroad, locomotive, engine, depart, departure,
    SV deck of "Dauntless", sailors keep watch by coffins.

    Royal Navy, RN, HMS Dauntless, light cruiser, warship, honour guard
    Background: The 16 US Navy casualties of the crash of airship R.38 are embarked at Devonport for return to the States

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2FD403ZPMQZBAJNNAYKLUVDUA
    Media URN:
    VLVA2FD403ZPMQZBAJNNAYKLUVDUA
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/09/1921
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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