• Short Summary

    OVER 300 PEOPLE ATTENDED REQUIEM MASS AT WESTMINSTER CATHEDRAL, LONDON, TODAY (THURSDAY) FOR THE LATE GOVERNOR-GENERAL OF CANADA, GEORGES VANIER.

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    OVER 300 PEOPLE ATTENDED REQUIEM MASS AT WESTMINSTER CATHEDRAL, LONDON, TODAY (THURSDAY) FOR THE LATE GOVERNOR-GENERAL OF CANADA, GEORGES VANIER.

    THE MASS WAS PRESIDED OVER BY CARDINAL HEENAN, ARCHBISHOP OF WESTMINSTER, AND THE RIGHT REVEREND PATRICK J. CASEY, AUXILIARY BISHOP OF WESTMINSTER, CELEBRATED.

    LORD COBBOLD, LORD CHAMBERLAIN TO THE QUEEN'S HOUSEHOLD SINCE 1963 AND A FORMER GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF ENGLAND, REPRESENTED QUEEN ELIZABETH. COMMONWEALTH MINISTER HERBERT BOWDEN AND CANADIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER LIONEL CHEVRIER WERE ALSO PRESENT.

    IN ADDITION TO COMMONWEALTH COUNTRIES, NATIONS REPRESENTED AT THE SERVICE BY AMBASSADORS INCLUDED CHIEF, BURMA, FRANCE, PERU, NETHERLANDS, ITALY, DAHOMEY, ARGENTINE, LUXEMBOURG AND SWEDEN. OTHER NATIONS WERE REPRESENTED BY LESS SENIOR DIPLOMATS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA48G39ZBFN0ZK2ZVNK0JPRNWOE
    Media URN:
    VLVA48G39ZBFN0ZK2ZVNK0JPRNWOE
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/03/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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