• Short Summary

    Sir Rhoderick McGrigor unveils a memorial to 2385 dead of the Royal Naval Patrol Service

  • Description

    Lowestoft

    SV crowds in front of Lowestoft memorial for super title. LS Lowestoft memorial. SCU Top of memorial. SV pan down to base of memorial. SV Naval Guard of Honour, & SCU. SCU Admiral of the Fleet, Sir Rhoderick McGrigor, talking to relatives. Angle shot, fishermen lined up, & SCU. LV crowd. SV Admiral. of the Fleet speaking (natural sound): "I am proud to unveil this memorial to the officers and men of the Royal Navy Patrol service" - speech ends he turns to unveil memorial. SV Naval Guard of Honour presenting arms. SV Admiral of the Fleet unveiling memorial. He steps back and salutes. SCU description on base of memorial. He steps back and salutes. LV memorial. SV relatives carrying wreathes up to memorial. CU small boy in kilts laying wreath. CU two women pointing at names on memorial. LV crowd in front of memorial.

    (Mute Neg.) (Title Scene H)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    120.21
    Media URN:
    28880
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/10/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:14:00 / 01:33:39:00
    Canister:
    53/78

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