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  • Short Summary

    Lord Jellicoe returns from New Zealand and unveils a war memorial in Preston.

  • Description

    JELLICOE, LORD JOHN RUSHWORTH 1st SEA LORD 1916 BORN 1859 DIED 20th NOVEMBER 1935. Having successfully completed term of office as Governor General - leaves for home. Wellington, New Zealand.

    L/S of the ship as the party makes its way up the ramp, a woman holding flowers shakes hands with a man. The ship sets off and everybody waves, L/S as it sails away.

    Intertitle - 'Lord Jellicoe unveils Preston's beautiful new war memorial. Lancashire.'

    L/S as war veterans march along past the memorial. M/S profile of Lord Jellicoe saluting. L/S of the memorial as he stands in front of it and salutes, he turns and walks off. M/S of the memorial which is of a female warrior in long robes.

    Note: The first part of this item has also been transferred with a sepia tint, please see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    370.06
    Media URN:
    24815
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:49:00 / 01:09:09:00
    Canister:
    G 1156

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