• Short Summary

    On Sunday morning of 8th, March, a Memorial service for the late King Paul of the Hellenes took place at Phaneromeni church in Nicosia.

  • Description

    On Sunday morning of 8th, March, a Memorial service for the late King Paul of the Hellenes took place at Phaneromeni church in Nicosia.

    At the entrance of the Church a unit of the Greek Army and the Cyprus Police stood on parade form.

    First to arrive was General Gyan who took his place in head of the Officers of the Greek Army.

    In the centre of the Church a cenotaph was placed with a big portrait of the late King.

    Makarios on his throne was leading the service.

    Also present were the Ambassadors of Greece, Britain, America, and all the other foreign Ambassadors in Cyprus.

    The Ceremony was also honoured by the presence of the director of the communal Chamber, Dr. Spyridakis, the leader of the Cyprus Forces General Pandelides, the Head of the three partied Army, High rank officers and all the Diplomatic body.

    There were leaders of all Unions, and a great crowd of Cypriots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAABFPYFHB18K93DXXR1RWQ9R4U
    Media URN:
    VLVAABFPYFHB18K93DXXR1RWQ9R4U
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/03/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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