• Short Summary

    US Air Force memorial unveiled by Monty at Chelmsford Cathedral, Essex.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    USA Air Force memorial unveiled at Chelmsford Cathedral, Essex. Sound starts at 01:11:35.

    Various shots civil dignitaries and Mayors of Essex in procession to Cathedral. Lord Lieutenant with Major General Griswald (USA) and Viscount Montgomery in procession to cathedral and enter door. LS crowd in rain. LS the dedication of new porch and unveiling of windows. Dignitaries leaving the porch. LS procession into porch. Provost of Chelmsford Rev. G. E. Gordon makes speech about history of cathedral. Lord Lieutenant makes speech. MS windows unveiled by Viscount Montgomery (Field Marshall Bernard Montgomery, Monty). Monty gives speech inaugurating windows. MS dedication by the Bishop of Chelmsford Sherard Faulkner Allison. Dignitaries leave.

    Date on dope sheet is 17/10/1953.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2646.06
    Media URN:
    78756
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:26:00 / 01:15:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 2563 B

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