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    A funeral is held for Field Marshal Archibald Wavell in London in 1950

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    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: London Funeral of Lord Wavell

    ENGLAND: London: Various:

    AEROPLANES R.A.F. R.A.F. planes fly over Lord Wavell's funeral

    FIELD MArSHAL LORD ALANBROOKE Pall bearer at Lord Wavell's funeral at westminster Abbey

    Attlee Mr attends funeral of Lord Wavell at Westminster Abbey

    BIG BEN. Pan up Big Benn good shot

    BLACK WATCH N.C.O.s bear Lord Wavell's body up the Thames for burial at Westminster Abbey

    GEN. CUNNINGHAM HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR PALESTINE Pall Bearer at Lord Wavell's funeral at Westminster Abbey

    ANTHONY EDEN Attends Lord Wavell's funeral at Westminster Abbey

    FUNERALS Funeral of Lord Wavel at Westminster Abbey.

    FIELD MARSHALL MONTGOMERY Pall Bearer at Lord Wavell's funeral at Westminster Abbey

    LORD AND LADY MOUNTBATTEN at Lord Wavell's funeral at Westminster Abbey with wife

    PIPE BANDS Pipe band leads Lord Wavell's funeral into Westminster Abbey

    TOWER OF LONDON Lord Wavell's body moved to Westminster Abbey for funeral given a 19 gun salute from tower walls

    GEN WAVELL Funeral of Lord Wavell.Carried by Thames along to Westmins Abbey.attended by Lady Wavell son Lord Carran Alanbrooke Monty Mountbatten Attlee Eden.10 gun salute.pipe band. medals borne.navy Gaurd of Honour

    WAVELL LADY with Lord Curran her son at Husband's funeral at Abbey

    WESTMINSTER ABBEY Lord Wavell's funeral attended by all service chiefs after being borne by water from Tower of London

    Personalities - Politicians; Ceremonies

    1st Earl Wavell, funerals, death, deaths, military, politician, Viceroy of India, boat, boats, Royal Air Force, RAF, aeroplane, airplane, airplanes, aircraft, bomber, bombers, Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, Viceroy of India, Governor General of India, British Indian Empire, Edwina Mountbatten, Lady Mountbatten, Countess Mountbatten of Burma, Vicereine of India, Clement Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee, Prime Minister, Labour Party, statesmen, statesman, politics
    Background: A funeral is held for Field Marshal Archibald Wavell in London in 1950

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