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  • Short Summary

    Captain Turner - Captain of the "Lusitania" seen in his garden following his retirement.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "From cabin boy to Commodore - Capt. Turner who ran away to sea 30 years ago and rose to command the "Lusitania" "Aquitania" etc. has just retired."

    Aintree, Liverpool.

    CU. Captain William Turner. MS. Captain Turner in his garden. MS. Captain Turner CU. Captain Turner chatting.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    200.21
    Media URN:
    25256
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1919
    Sound:
    silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:09:00 / 01:33:10:00
    Canister:
    G 614

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "Captain Turner" is Captain William Turner OBE.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks. You're definitely right, but for some reason our tags had him as "Captain H L Round Turner". Anyone know why? We don't!

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