• Short Summary

    Due to the Greek General Election tomorrow (Sunday October 29th) and the Police prohibition of any gatherings or meetings whatsoever, the big parade and the various celebrations on the occasion of the "OHEE DAY" ("NO DAY") -- the Day Greece said "no" to Fascist Forces of Mussolini -- have been annulled.

  • Description

    1.
    The royal procession arrives by the platform of the Unknown Soldiers' Tomb. In the background the crowds.


    2.
    The King and the Crown Prince in their car salute.


    3.
    The King, accompanied the Crown Prince leave their car and head towards the Tomb.


    4.
    The King lays a wreath.


    5.
    Close-up of the King and the Crown Prince saluting, during the one-minute-silence.


    6.
    The King and the Crown Prince inspect a Guard of Honor of Evzones.


    7.
    The King shakes hands with the Officials and leaves.


    8.
    The ceremony is over and the procession returns to the Palace.




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    Background: Due to the Greek General Election tomorrow (Sunday October 29th) and the Police prohibition of any gatherings or meetings whatsoever, the big parade and the various celebrations on the occasion of the "OHEE DAY" ("NO DAY") -- the Day Greece said "no" to Fascist Forces of Mussolini -- have been annulled. Instead, King Paul of Greece, accompanied by Crown Prince Constantine, escorted by the Royal Mounted Guard, came down from the Royal Palace to the Unknown Soldiers' Tomb and laid a wreath in memory of the heroic deeds and on the occasion of the 20th Anniversary of the Historic Day of the 28th of October 1941.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3QKJ78GXPA8HO5H7DSMU8KWCU
    Media URN:
    VLVA3QKJ78GXPA8HO5H7DSMU8KWCU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/10/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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