• Short Summary

    LEST WE FORGET ARMISTICE DAY 1918...1934 including armistice day service and file of first world war

    ( NOTE - Poem quoted is Rupert Brooke not Gray's elegy)

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION : BRITISH PARAMOUNT NEWS SPECIAL - LEST WE FORGET ARMISTICE DAY 1918 - 1934


    London, England: Elev. gen. view of cenotaph. Semi view of cabinet ministers standing bare-headed. Long view of Queen and Royalty on balcony. Cu. of King laying wreath and saluting. Cu. of big Ben at 11. Gen. view of Cenotaph..dissolve statue of unknown warrior...various dissolves & trick material of harvesting corn and old English villages, & war graves in flanders. Long view of band playing. Cu. of King (George V ) and pan. to Princess. Long view from King and sons to semi front view of Cenotaph.

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice describes ceremony, and says Gray's Elegey's Poem...If I should die...Chiming of big ben and playing of band Oh god out help in ages past.

    Camera Effects; World War I; Ceremonies - Memorial
    Background: LEST WE FORGET ARMISTICE DAY 1918...1934 including armistice day service and file of first world war

    ( NOTE - Poem quoted is Rupert Brooke not Gray's elegy)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADSYCFVSWPSNYI59WKR8D8H0ZW
    Media URN:
    VLVADSYCFVSWPSNYI59WKR8D8H0ZW
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/11/1934
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    ENGLAND: Lest We forget - Armistice day 1918 - 1934

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