• Short Summary

    A CROWD OF THOUSANDS ATTENDED ELABORATE FUNERAL SERVICES IN ANKARA ON THURSDAY FOR FIVE SOLDIERS KILLED FIGHTING INSURGENTS WHO TRIED TO OVERTHROW THE TURKISH GOVERNMENT EARLIER IN THE WEEK.

  • Description

    A CROWD OF THOUSANDS ATTENDED ELABORATE FUNERAL SERVICES IN ANKARA ON THURSDAY FOR FIVE SOLDIERS KILLED FIGHTING INSURGENTS WHO TRIED TO OVERTHROW THE TURKISH GOVERNMENT EARLIER IN THE WEEK.

    THE VICTIMS... A MAJOR AND FOUR ENLISTENED MEN...WERE BURIED WITH FULL MILITARY HONOURS. THE RELIGIOUS CEREMONY WAS ATTENDED BY THE CHIEF OF STAFF OF THE TURKISH ARMY AND OTHER HIGH-RANKING OFFICERS. THE CROWD FOLLOWED THE FUNERAL PROCESSION THROUGH THE STREETS OF THE CITY HEADED BY PREMIER IS MET INONU AND GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS.

    AFTER THE ATTEMPTED COUP BY CADETS AT THE ANKARA WAR COLLEGE, ANKARA AND TWO OTHER CHIEF CITIES ARE UNDER MARTIAL LAW FOR A MONTH.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA506L6C34M6SAB0SRAB957F4QQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA506L6C34M6SAB0SRAB957F4QQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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