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    1.
    Arrival of guests for the service


    2.
    Arrival of Royal Malta Artillery Band and Guard of Honour


    3.
    Arrival of the Hon Minister of Emigration, Labour & Social Welfare representing the Prime Minister


    4 to 9.
    Arrival of the Acting Governor H.H. Mr Trafford Smith, inspection of Guard of Honour and H.H. going into St John's Co-Cathedral


    10.
    Arrival of his Grace the Metropolitan Archbishop Sir Michael Genzi who performed the church service


    11.
    General shot of the Guard of Honour in front of St John's Cathedral.



    War Memorial - Floriana


    12.
    Band of the Royal Marine arrives followed by detachment of the Navy, Army and Air Force


    13 /15.
    Shots of parade forming up on the square of the memorial


    16.
    Shot of representatives of the three services and of the Malta Govt - behind them are their wreaths prepared to be laid on the memorial


    17.
    Arrival of the acting Governor


    18/20.
    Shots taken during the two minutes silence


    21.
    Trumpeters of the Royal Marine sounding the Last Post & Reveille


    22.
    Dipped banners of the Ex servicemen attachment.


    23.
    Laying of wreaths on memorial



    a) The acting Governor



    b) Commander-in-chief Mediterranean



    c) Representative of the Prime Minister



    d) Air officer Commanding - R-A-F. Malls



    e) General office Commanding Troops Malta


    24.
    Long shot of the memorial


    25.
    Dismounting of the Parade - foreground the Band of the Royal Marines marching off and in the background the war memorial.




    Initials


    Film Correctly exposed up to 35 feet - but from 35 ft to 100 ft (sequences of the war memorial) film is overexposed by 1 to 2 stops

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA63L0898I9Z2UNVD53B27B5LU2
    Media URN:
    VLVA63L0898I9Z2UNVD53B27B5LU2
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1957
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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