• Short Summary

    Col Carne, Korean war hero, V.C. of the Glorious Glosters, receives freedom of Gloucester

  • Description

    Gloucester.

    LV towards, Glosters band marching towards. SCU & SV Glosters marching towards cathedral. SCU crowd. SCU Colonel Carne marching at head of troops. SV Crowd. Back view, Glosters marching into cathedral. Back view, Glosters marching into cathedral. SV troops into cathedral. CU Colonel Carne watching at troops enter cathedral. SV troops into Cathedral. AS Cathedral. LV Major Harding and escort halt before Dean with cross on cushion. CU cross being handed over. SV Dean blesses cross. LV Dean turns and walks towards altar with cross. SV Colonel Carne and company. LV Dean places cross on altar. CU cross. LV Gloster Guildhall. LV interior, Mayor Alderman Lea, at mike, Carne on his right. SCU Colonel Carne and wife seated. CU Gloster soldier. SV Colonel Carne receiving freedom and receives casket. SCU Carne receives casket. SV applauding. SCU Mrs Carne receives bouquet and resumes seat with Colonel Carne.

    (Neg & Lav.) (Orig "B")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    126.14
    Media URN:
    28964
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/11/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:27:00 / 01:26:14:00
    Canister:
    53/91

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