• Short Summary

    Huge parade of RAF servicemen and women attend special service on National Day of Prayer.

  • Description

    Titles read: "RAF ON NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER".

    Somewhere in Britain.

    Various shots of huge numbers of RAF servicemen and women marching about an Air Force station parade ground and assembling for a Special Service on the National Day of Prayer. High angle shots, panning over the numerous rows of RAF airmen and WAAFs. Brief shot of the small crowd gathered to watch the parade.

    The Royal Air Force standard is raised at the start of the service. The troops observe a short period of silence "in memory of the fallen". A lone plane flies overhead. The RAF band plays a hymn.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1336.22
    Media URN:
    44121
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/09/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:53:00 / 01:49:29:00
    Canister:
    42/72

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