• Short Summary

    Ceremony on HMS Victory in memorial to Admiral Nelson.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Portsmouth. To the immortal memory of Nelson! greatest of all sailors - the old Victory hoists, once again, his famous signal 'England expects...'."

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    Sailors in ranks with rifles stand in Portsmouth docks beside the famous warship HMS Victory.

    As the National Anthem plays pan up to the rigging of the ship where signal flags reads out Admiral Nelson's famous signal 'England expects every man to do his duty' from the Battle of Trafalgar.

    On board ship a wreath is placed on the deck.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    737.05
    Media URN:
    6720
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:56:00 / 01:07:26:00
    Canister:
    33/85

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