Film ID: YFA 755 BRITISH LEGION DRUMHEAD THANKSGIVING SERVICE 1945 Visitor TabsDescription This film contains footage of a Thanksgiving service held in Bradford Moor Park on Sunday, 26th August, 1945. The service was attended by Alderman C. Barnett, the Lord Mayor of Bradford. Title-British Legion Drumhead Thanksgiving Service. Title-Held in Bradford Moor Park on Sunday, 26th August 1945. The film opens with a shot of the Lord Mayor and other dignitaries lined up in a row on chairs in a field. A Union Jack flag is on a mast in front of them, they stand as the service begins and a priest preaches to them all. Title-Rev J. Savage. There is a shot of him giving a sermon in front of a microphone in the field. The camera pans across the seated crowd and shows the amount of men, women and children that are attending. Title-The Lord Mayor Alderman C. Barnett, J.P. The Lord Mayor stands at the microphone in front of the waiting crowd and makes a speech to them. Title-The March past. In the next scene there are shots of a parade of Mounties, men wearing their medals and women in uniform.