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  • Short Summary

    The navy pays tribute to the men lost on M.1 submarine by dropping wreaths where it sank.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The navy's last tribute at the exact hour, on the same spot where M.1 made her fatal dive. Off Start Head.

    M/S of naval officers and men stood on a ship while the vicar conducts a service. M/S of the sailors lined up with heads bowed, the camera pans across them. M/S as they put their heads up and carry out a drill with their guns, they raise them ready for the salute. M/S as two buglers play. M/S as big wreaths are held over the side. M/S as smaller ones are dropped into the water.

    L/S as the camera pans across boats on the water, a boat saying 'wreck' on the side has a line attached to a mast which is just visible above the water.

    Note: the cuts run from 01:24:44 to the end of the item.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:16:00 / 01:25:07:00
    G 1244

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