• Short Summary

    Former British Expeditionary Force commander, Earl Ypres, is laid to rest

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: International Homage to Earl Ypres - Distinguished Generals including Marshal Joffre (France) & Lt. Gen. Bernheim (Belgium) acted as pall-bearers at the funeral of their old comrade

    ENGLAND: London:
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    Opening Titles TITLE: As above in Subject heading.

    (13ft)


    MV Generals carrying coffin pass camera

    (27ft)


    GV Military personnel parade along road, pan to Coldstream guards standing to attention.

    (34ft)


    MV Coldstream guards carrying wreaths march past camera

    (39ft)


    GV Foreign military personnel in the parade

    (45ft)


    GV The coffin - drawn by horses - passes the camera

    (62ft)


    GV Generals in the parade

    (66ft)


    Graphic TITLE: PASSING BUCKINGHAM PALACE, THE VICTORIA MEMORIAL IN THE BACKGROUND

    (72ft)


    LV Crowds watching the funeral procession

    (98ft)


    Graphic TITLE: CONTINGENTS FROM THE FRENCH AND BELGIAN ARMIES

    (103ft)


    MV Soldiers pass the crowd (2 shots)

    (114ft)


    GV the procession

    (119ft)


    Graphic TITLE: GAUMONT

    (120ft)

    FRENCH, John (1852-1925)

    cassion, horse-drawn, flag-draped, mourners, tribute, state funeral, military parade, honour guard, BEF
    Background: Former British Expeditionary Force commander, Earl Ypres, is laid to rest

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6RU368QCIGNEDA9M2EHGJZ1LS
    Media URN:
    VLVA6RU368QCIGNEDA9M2EHGJZ1LS
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/06/1925
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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