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  • Short Summary

    Funeral of Lord Gort at Penshurst village, Kent.

  • Description

    Penshurst Village, Kent.

    Long shot of Penshurst Castle in Kent. Several shots of a church in Penshurst village where the funeral service to Lord Gort is taking place. Various shots of the people walking through the village. Various shots of the funeral procession led by the military band and followed by formation of troops surrounding the gun carriage with coffin draped in Union Jack. Several shots of the people entering the church in procession - starting with men carrying pillows with medals, followed by woman in black (possibly his widow), and procession of clergymen. Several shots of the funeral service with Guard of Honour on sides of the coffin placed in front of a small chapel.

    Date found in the old record 05/04/1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2301.09
    Media URN:
    65737
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:27:00 / 01:35:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 1380 D

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