• Short Summary

    Funeral of Admiral Sir Roger Keyes at Tingewick and Westminster Cathedral.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Keyes of Zeebrugge".

    Tingewick (county location unknown).

    Interior of village church. Various shots of coffin of Admiral Sir Roger John Brownlow Keyes, lying in state under guard of glider pilots with heads bowed. C/U of wooden cross which Rommel placed on grave of the Admiral's son, Geoffrey Keyes.

    London.

    Various shots of funeral cortege. The Union Jack flag draped coffin on gun carriage is pulled along by sailors. Field Marshal Alexander and six admirals walk alongside the coffin. Alexander pauses to allow coffin to pass. C/U of flag draped coffin on gun carriage, a cocked hat is lays on top. M/S of sailors with bowed heads. M/S of coffin being carried into Westminster Abbey.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1372.09
    Media URN:
    44936
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/01/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:18:00 / 01:12:18:00
    Canister:
    46/2

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