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  • Short Summary

    A memorial service is held for the men lost in the M.1 submarine disaster. Portsmouth.

  • Description

    Item title reads - In Memoriam. Deeply impressive scenes at memorial service for victims of lost submarine M.1. Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    M/S as victims' families walk to the memorial service, a sailor accompanies them carrying a wreath. M/S as families walk along with their heads bowed. M/S of family and colleagues entering church, the camera pans across them. M/S of military personnel approaching and removing their hats as they enter. M/S of four buglers stood outside.

    Intertitle - 'Fate!...... Able seaman J.W. Sales left on leave to attend his mother's funeral just before M.1's fatal voyage.'

    M/S of Mr Sales stood in front of the camera, he is wearing his uniform and a hat with 'submarine M.1' across it, he looks a bit shaken.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    434.09
    Media URN:
    19974
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/11/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:59:00 / 01:13:28:00
    Canister:
    G 1243

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