• Short Summary

    Death of General Sikorski, Prime Minister of Poland.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "GENERAL SIKORSKI".

    Gibraltar, Plymouth & London.

    Various shots of General Sikorski inspecting Polish patriots who have joined the army and are now serving in Gibraltar. A few hours later Sikorski was to die. Polish destroyer arriving at British port. Various shots of the flag-draped coffin of General Sikorski being carried from destroyer. Several shots of the coffin laying in state at the Polish Government Headquarters in Kensington Palace Gardens - wreaths are laid.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1079.17
    Media URN:
    37976
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:38:00 / 01:35:01:00
    Canister:
    43/56

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