“In Memory of Fallen Comrades. Impressive 'Jutland Day' memorial service at Jarrow.”
The biggest single loss of life at Jutland (31/5 - 1/6, 1916) was from the Jarrow-built Battlecruiser ‘Queen Mary’...1,266 men lost, only 9 survived.
British Pathe Newsreel shows
Sailors lead parade towards St Paul’s, followed by veterans
Exterior view of Church.
Sailors line route of entrance to Church as people go in for Memorial Service. The sailors turn and walk into the Church. More veterans follow them in.
Children walk alongside the marching sailors. Civic dignitaries are also there in the parade.
Sailors and veterans line the road, view includes Alnwick Castle pub
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