Footage of the burial of an unknown soldier.
Burial of unknown soldier. Location of events unknown.
Burial of Belgium's Unknown Soldier in Brussels; 1922. MLS from side pallbearers in mourning carry coffin down steps; followed by several men in military uniform incl. King Albert I and Prince Leopold. wide shot in front of monument; King Albert I pins decorations on the flag covering the coffin. Queen Elizabeth (of Belgium; of course) walks out; followed by 2 soldiers carrying an enormous wreath; which they add to all the other flowers; by now completely covering the coffin. Cardinal Mercier gives his benediction. Royalty; funerals; ceremonies; World War One; monuments; memorials.