• Short Summary

    The first remembrance ceremony for Jewish ex-servicemen since 1939, commemorating Jewish men and women who died in both World Wars.

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Remembrance Service of Jewish Ex-Servicemen

    ENGLAND: London: Horse Guards Parade:
    War veterans lined up including line of ex-servicemen holding regimental flags. Field Marshall Lord Alanbrooke (Alan Brooke, World War II Chief of Imperial Staff) reviewing parade and chatting to former members of forces. Veterans standing to attention. Deputy Chief Rabbi (possibly Dayan Lazarus?) reading letter of thanks from King George VI. Wreaths being laid by Victoria Cross (VC) winners at Cenotaph war memorial followed by march past.
    Background: The first remembrance ceremony for Jewish ex-servicemen since 1939, commemorating Jewish men and women who died in both World Wars.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4YCRR9EAZMHRQ3F2PWFO2GDMY
    Media URN:
    VLVA4YCRR9EAZMHRQ3F2PWFO2GDMY
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/11/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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