• Short Summary

    Earl of Athlone unveils the Memorial Tablet to Field Marshal Sir William Robertson.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "LINCOLN HONOURS GREAT SOLDIER - Memorial Tablet unveiled in Lincoln Cathedral to late Field Marshal Sir William Robertson."

    Welbourn & Lincoln, Lincolnshire.

    High ranking priest surrounding by crowds blessing a car in front of him in a small village of Welbourn, birthplace of a great soldier, Field Marshal Sir William Robertson. A Memorial Tablet in his honour is to be unveiled in Lincoln Cathedral.

    Pan down great Lincoln Cathedral - crowds around, mostly military men. Major General the Earl of Athlone who has the honour to unveil the Tablet, walking towards the door of cathedral with a lady. Cathedral with masses around. Earl of Athlone leaves the church and shakes hands with a priest at the church entrance. He is to take a salute at the March Past. Various shots of the march past and Earl of Athlone saluting.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    793.03
    Media URN:
    8903
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:37:00 / 01:05:33:00
    Canister:
    34/67

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