• Short Summary

    Funeral of British merchant ship captain Charles Fryatt.

  • Description

    Captain Fryatt's body at Dover. Kent.

    Sailors walk on pier carrying wreaths of flowers. Following them are more sailors; wheeling flag-draped coffin on cart. (He was captured by Germans who accused him of trying to ram a German sub.)

    Amenment September 2011:

    Captain Charles Fryatt's body was buried in Bruges by German force and wasn't repatriated to the UK until 1919. His body was landed at
    Dover and transported to London. After a funeral service at St Pauls
    on 8 July 1919, he was buried at All Saints Church, Upper Dovercourt. See also film ID 1916.44.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1930.36
    Media URN:
    73583
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1916
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:31:00 / 01:39:02:00
    Canister:
    ON 158 M

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