• Short Summary

    Funeral of the assassinated Prime Minister of South Africa, Dr Verwoerd.

  • Description

    South Africa.

    Title 'South Africa'. GV. Cape Town, & GV. SV. Woman buying newspaper. GV. Street. SV. People looking at pictures of assassinated Prime Minster of South Africa Dr Verwoerd in shop window. CU. The pictures. GV. The House of Parliament. LV. South African flag at half mast. GV. Groote Schuur, the Prime Minister house at Pretoria. LV. Troops marching at Verwoerd's funeral, & SV. LV. Crowd. LV. Mrs Verwoerd arrives for funeral. LV. Troops. LV. The coffin being carried by men of the armed services. LV. Crowd. LV. The coffin is carried into union building amphitheatre. AS. Flag at half mast.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2007.01
    Media URN:
    55852
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:25:00 / 01:01:17:00
    Canister:
    66/74

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Verwoerd" is Hendrik Frensch Vwewoerd, commonly known as H. F. Verwoerd.

    Verwoerd was killed on 6 September 1966. HIs funeral seen here was on 10 September 1966.

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