• Short Summary

    Medway mourns loss of children killed in accident

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Chatham Tragedy

    ENGLAND: Medway:
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    CHATHAM Scene in Chatham Streets where 23 boy cadets were killed by overtaking bus.. leaving 19 more injured..sheets placed over area..Shots of barracks gates..relatives of dead boys arrive at Gillingham Hosp. for inquest..Mayor of Gillingham speaks.... shots of Gillingham Hosp...Lib scenes of King George VI's visit 1948..Relatives visit street of accident.. shots


    GILLINGHAM.. Shots of relatives of 23 Naval Boy Cadets who were killed by overtaking bus in Chatham arriving at Gillingham R.N. Hosp..Shots as Mayor speaks on disaster


    NAVAL BRITISH. 23 boy cadets killed and 19 injured when struck by overtaking bus..in Chatham streets. shots of scene..relatives attend Gillingham Hospital for inquest..Visit the scene of the disaster..Mayor of Gillingham speaks on accident Shots Chatham Barracks gates

    Navy - Ceremonial

    City bus, omnibus, double-decker, Routmaster, transportation, fatalities, children, deaths
    Background: Medway mourns loss of children killed in accident

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2T6NINNS2CFJDMP44WP3LKRZK
    Media URN:
    VLVA2T6NINNS2CFJDMP44WP3LKRZK
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/12/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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