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FOOTAGE number
IMW1199948
Title
Churchill's final years and funeral on 30th January 1965
Date
1954CE - 1965CE
Description
Churchill at 10 Downing Street with Queen Elisabeth II. Churchill with his wife Clementine during his birthday. Churchill at the window of his home during his 90th birthday. Westminster - Churchill's body lay in state for three days in Westminster Hall. The public and dignitaries file past Churchill's coffin in Westminster Hall. Churchill's funeral - large funeral cortege through London. Queen Elisabeth and Prince Phillip attend Churchill's funeral. At Churchill's request 'The Battle Hymn of the Republic' is played. Churchill’s coffin is taken to the Thames for the journey home. Dignitaries from all around the world say a last farewell to Churchill. Gun salute - at boat is taking Churchill's coffin down river - RAF fly past. View of misty London sky line.
Credit
Churchill's final years and funeral on 30th January 1965 / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
20th century / leaders / smiling / hymns / shrouded / famous / funeral / 50s / c20th / retirement / pallbearers / houses of parliament / wife / great britain / lying in state / narration / military jets / prince philip / archival / prime minister / england / 80th birthday / queen elizabeth ii / royal family / archive / death / 1950s / royals / sound / british / hyde park gate / hymn / retired / 10 downing street / big ben / ceremony / procession / coffin / state funeral / london / politician / looking through window / black and white / footage / clementine churchill / prince of wales / 90th birthday / westminster hall / twentieth century / old age / memorial service / narrated / carrying coffin / voice over / politicians / united kingdom / english / leader / history / st paul's cathedral / winston churchill / 1965 / c20 / sir winston churchill / vo / 1964 / bw / 1954 / audio / newsreel / uk
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