The East Anglian Film Archive, the first and largest Regional Film Archive in England, was established in 1976. Since 1984, EAFA has been owned and operated by the University of East Anglia, Norwich (UEA), to support research and work to preserve our moving image heritage. More than 250 hours are freely available online as examples of the wide range of film which attracts interest the world over.
This film is part of Free
Should (Lest) We Forget
An ode of remembrance in honour of the casualties of the two World Wars, by amateur filmmaker Mr Herbert Gregory of Holland-On-Sea.
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To honour the British and Commonwealth and allied men and women who gave service during the two World Wars, in particular remembering the casualties, including the filmmaker's own father and brother-in-law who both lost their lives serving in World War One, amateur filmmaker Herbert Gregory reflects, capturing on film the monuments, statues, and places of remembrance in a number of European towns and cities in addition to the American Military Cemetery in Cambridge.
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