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  • Short Summary

    Memorial service for victims of World War One on board H.M.S. Royal Iris.

  • Description

    Liverpool, Merseyside.

    Title: "Zeebrugge Day celebrations on famous 'Royal Iris'."

    L/S of a steam ship decorated with bunting coming into harbour. M/S of a man in a top hat, accompanied by two officers, inspecting two rows of ex-servicemen in civilian clothes standing on the quayside.

    M/S of the ex-servicemen on the deck of the steamship, they appear to be singing a hymn. C/U of a vicar singing. Panning C/U of a group of people of all ages, all holding large wreaths. C/U of a memorial plaque surrounded by a wreath, the words 'Zeebrugge' and 'H.M.S. IRIS' are legible.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    490.16
    Media URN:
    25717
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/04/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:56:00 / 01:40:01:00
    Canister:
    G 1289

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