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  • Short Summary

    Unveiling of War memorial on the Rock of Gibraltar.

  • Description

    Gibraltar.

    Full titles read: "IN THE SHADOW OF 'THE ROCK' - Navy and Army mute at impressive ceremony at dedication of Gibraltar's War Memorial."

    Full intertitle reads: "These pictures are unique in being the first cinema pictures ever taken on the Rock of Gibraltar."

    L/S's of soldiers standing in line, nearby is the war memorial covered in the Union Flag (Union Jack). Military officials standing next to the memorial drop the flag to reveal a large stone cross. L/S's of senior military chiefs placing wreaths at the foot of the memorial. Good L/S's taken from the base looking up at the Rock of Gibraltar.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    290.34
    Media URN:
    23396
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/11/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:28:00 / 01:50:08:00
    Canister:
    G 933

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