• Short Summary

    Duke of Gloucester unveils the statue of Earl Haig in Whitehall.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "LAST SALUTE TO EARL HAIG".

    Whitehall, London.

    Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, unveils the statue of Earl Haig on horseback in front of a great gathering at Whitehall - only a few hours before the start of the Armistice Day ceremony at Cenotaph. Closer shot of the statue. Close up shot of the writing at the base of the memorial.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    937.28
    Media URN:
    13932
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:39:00 / 01:27:18:00
    Canister:
    37/90

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The unveiling of this statue took place on 10 November 1937, as this faded old newspaper article will confirm.....

    http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/articl
    e/36386725?searchTerm="unveiled
    " "london" "to-day"&searchLimits;=

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