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Sir Edward Youde's Funeral-Seventeen guns salute

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Title
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Sir Edward Youde's Funeral-Seventeen guns salute = 尤德爵士喪禮-十七響禮炮
Bib ID
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PH161280
Physical Description
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1 photograph : b&w. ; 13 x 18 cm
Publisher
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香港 : Information Services Department
Date Created/Published
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1986-12-09
Media Type
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Image
File Format
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image/jpeg
Colour
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B/W
Language
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No linguistic content
Accession No.
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PH161280
Notes
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The official funeral service with full honours for the Governor, Sir Edward Youde, at the St John's Cathedral, Central. After the mourning ceremony was completed, the hearse was then proceed to Cape Collinson Crematorium. After the cremation, the bone ashes would be buried in England. As shown in the picture,... The official funeral service with full honours for the Governor, Sir Edward Youde, at the St John's Cathedral, Central. After the mourning ceremony was completed, the hearse was then proceed to Cape Collinson Crematorium. After the cremation, the bone ashes would be buried in England. As shown in the picture, while the hearse was leaving the St John's Cathedral, a 17-gun salute was fired from the HMS Tamar to pay last tributes to Sir Edward Youde.
尤德爵士喪禮莊嚴肅穆,喪禮以最高級軍事榮譽形式進行,遺體其後被轉往歌連臣角火葬場火化。尤德爵士的遺體火化後,骨灰由家人帶回英國安葬。圖示當靈車離開聖約翰大教堂時,添馬艦的水兵鳴放十七響禮炮以示對尤德爵士的最後致敬。
ISD Ref. No. : 33219/25

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Information Services Department. Photo Library
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