Drumhead Memorial Service Next to Bombed Building
Lest we forget. Drumhead, London.
Title: 'Lest We Forget.' Drumhead Memorial Service. Shot of an ancient looking tower; behind a lot of leaves of treetops or bushes. Shot of people sitting at tables outdoors; an ivy-covered house and trees in BG; very civilised. Then; looking over hats of some women seated in FG; a platform with a woman leaning on a little stand; giving a speech as a man in Navy uniform; 2 men in civilian; sit behind her; Union Jack and Italian flag on front of platform. Next an elderly man speaks; the lady rests under a parasol. The woman speaking again. Pan over the general scene; with the crowd seated around the platform; panning to left; one sees for the first time ruins of a large bombed out building in BG.
Destruction. World War One; home front; ceremonies; war damage.