• Short Summary

    Footage of Remembrance Day at Whitehall in 1950. London.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Remembrance Day 1950. London.

    L/S Union Jack flying in stiff breeze. L/S and M/S the three flags that fly on the Cenotaph. L/S clergy, choir and Bishop of York walking to the Cenotaph. L/S Ministers including Attlee and Churchill. L/S King George VI and the Duke of Gloucester walking tot he Cenotaph. Big Ben chimes the eleventh hour. Scenes during silence. L/S The Last Post - pan around the Cenotaph during the playing. The King and Duke of Gloucester lay wreaths. L/S of the King standing at the foot of the memorial.

    L/S of the Prime Minister Clement Attlee and Winston Churchill. L/S Commanders of the service placing wreaths. Pan along the scenes during the singing of 'O'God Our Help in Ages Past'. L/S whilst Reveille is sounded. L/S the royal party on the balcony of the Home Office. L/S and M/S Old Contemptibles marching past. L/S looking down on dense crowd. L/S Ministers walking to their places. L/S the King and Duke of Gloucester taking their places. L/S members of public walking around Cenotaph.

    Cataloguer's note: Item has part sound only.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:49:00 / 01:18:41:00
    UN 2311 A

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