Search the Archive

Duke of Windsor Death #464896

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jun 05, 1972
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio) Sunday, Duchess of Windsor stood before husband's coffin in Saint Geo's. chapel at Windsor Castle, murmuring "35 years" on their 35th wedding anniversary.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Windsor, England) Flags at 1/2 mast. Hundreds gather quietly outside castle to mourn. Coffin, draped with Duke's personal standard, carried by members 1st battalion Welsh Guard. Duke of Edinburgh, King Olav of Norway, Prince of Wales, other male members royal family in processional. Dean of Windsor conducts funeral; Archbishop of Canterbury gives blessing. Duchess sits between Queen and Prince Philip. Duke buried at Frogmore, next to brother, Duke of Kent and near mausoleum of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.
REPORTER: Ronald Allison; BBC

Reporter(s):
Allison, Ronald;
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:01:50

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.