• Short Summary

    President Truman unveils mural in memory of four chaplains who died onboard ship in 1943.

  • Description

    United States of America (USA).

    SV. Back view, American President Harry Truman and several dignitaries entering chapel. SCU. President Truman unveiling mural in memory of four chaplains who gave their life belts to others when 'Dorchester' was sunk in 1943. SV. President Truman looking at mural. CU. Pan down mural. CU. Commemoration plaque. SV. Organist walks towards and sits down. LV. Crowd watching altar revolve - there are three altars for Protestant, Catholic and Jewish service because the men were two Protestants, a Catholic and a Jewish Rabbi.

    (F.G.) (Orig.B.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1439.05
    Media URN:
    46930
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/02/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:07:00 / 01:06:46:00
    Canister:
    51/13

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