• Short Summary

    Remembering the lives that were lost on 1915-05-07 when an unarmed passenger ship, The Lusitania, was torpedoed without warning by the Huns

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Lest We Forget

    IRELAND: County Cork: Cobh:
    EXT

    IRELAND


    MAIN TITLE

    (17ft)


    LV. Sailors carrying stretchers.

    (33ft)


    SV. Crowd of mourners accompanying several horse drawn hearses.

    (62ft)


    TITLE: "WITH JOYFUL PRIDE WE CONTEMPLATE THIS LATEST DEED OF OUR NA??? (GERMAN NEWSPAPER). - SO THEY STRUCK THIS MEDAL TO REMEMBER IT BY.

    (77ft)


    CU. Medal - one side depicting the sinking of the "Lusitania", on the other - Death (symbolised by a skeleton) issuing tickets to a crowd of passengers.

    (105ft)


    TITLE: DEATH GIVES OUT TICKETS FOR THE "LUSITANIA".

    (112ft)


    CU. Reverse side of medal depicting Death issuing tickets to passengers of the "Lusitania".

    (136ft)


    TITLE: "AND WE WILL REMEMBER THIS ALSO".

    (142ft)


    Propaganda, Period Attitudes, Ships and Boats, Navy - Active

    Video Roll Title: Lest we forget: 142ft Issue sheet title: LEST WE FORGET. ON 7TH MAY 1915 THE 'LUSITANIA', AN UNARMED PASSENGER SHIP, WAS TORPEDOED BY THE HUNS WITHOUT WARNING AND 1198 LIVES WERE LOST.

    wounded soldiers, injured soldiers, procession, funeral, commemorative coin, commemoration
    Background: Remembering the lives that were lost on 1915-05-07 when an unarmed passenger ship, The Lusitania, was torpedoed without warning by the Huns

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5IKV23VR9934YNXP84HRS62CW
    Media URN:
    VLVA5IKV23VR9934YNXP84HRS62CW
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/05/1918
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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