• Short Summary

    Funeral of nine Irish soldiers who died as part of UN Contingent keeping order in Congo.

  • Description

    Dublin, Republic of Ireland.

    GV. Funeral procession of the nine Irish soldiers killed in the Congo as part of United Nations contingent, slowly making its way down main street watched by massed crowds. SV. Army lorry carrying two large coffins moving slowly down street. LV. Massed crowds watching procession. LV. Procession. STV. Crowds watching. GV. Funeral procession nearing the Glasnevin cemetery watched by large crowds. STV. Coffin trailer pulled by jeep past. CU. Pan, two coffins on army truck moving slowly, pan up to crowds watching. CU. Pan, two more coffins going past on army truck. CU. Irish army guard of honour. CU. Pan, coffin on army truck entering cemetery. GV. Funeral procession arriving inside the Glasnevin cemetery. SV. Relatives and crowd watching. GV. Crowds and relatives in cemetery, coffins in background. SV. Crowds and woman crying. CU. Coffins on army trucks showing UN flag draped round. LV. Volley being fired in salute. SV. Woman crying. Angle shot, memorial and cross in cemetery.

    (Pathe Orig. Neg.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:29:00 / 01:24:29:00

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