Funeral procession of John Travers Cornwell, hero of Jutland naval battle and posthumous holder of the VC
SLATE INFORMATION: John Travers Cornwell Hero
Title: An impressive funeral was given to the hero of the Jutland naval battle.
SV. Naval officer and officials leading funeral procession along crowd lined street.
GV. sailors pulling gun carriage bearing flag draped coffin, followed by sailors carrying wreaths.
Ceremonies - Funerary, Personalities - Armed Forces, Great Britain
Jack Cornwell, ceremony, sailors, procession, casket, Boy Cornwell, World War I, World War 1, WWI, First World War, war, Victoria Cross
Background: Funeral procession of John Travers Cornwell, hero of Jutland naval battle and posthumous holder of the VC