• Short Summary

    Commemorating the 42nd Anniversary of the victorious battle of the Greek Navy against the Turkish Fleet near Dardaelles in 1912, King Paul, Crown Prince Constantine, Defence Undersecretary Themelis, the Chief of Armed Forces' Staffs, Balkan War veterans, and high officials, attended a Te Deum Dec 6 aboard the old cruiser "Averoff" which led the battle, now lying at Poros Island Naval Base.

  • Description

    Commemorating the 42nd Anniversary of the victorious battle of the Greek Navy against the Turkish Fleet near Dardaelles in 1912, King Paul, Crown Prince Constantine, Defence Undersecretary Themelis, the Chief of Armed Forces' Staffs, Balkan War veterans, and high officials, attended a Te Deum Dec 6 aboard the old cruiser "Averoff" which led the battle, now lying at Poros Island Naval Base.

    A religious service was conducted by Orthodox Bishop of Hydra Prokopius in memory of the dead of the famous battle of Helle.

    The anniversary is celebrated on the occasion of St Nicholas Day, Patron Saint of the Greek Merchant and Royal Navy and all sailors.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABY4PD5RCG77OLN9HXE2QNDVDZ
    Media URN:
    VLVABY4PD5RCG77OLN9HXE2QNDVDZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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