FUNERAL OF CORPORAL JOHN INNES, ROYAL AIR FORCE, IN MEDAN, SUMATRA [Allocated Title]
In Medan, Sumatra, Corporal John Innes of Wales Road, Aberdeen is buried with full military honours after dying of wounds sustained in an accident.
At the Dutch cemetery Innes' flag-covered coffin is taken off a lorry acting as hearse by pallbearers. An RAF Regiment guard of honour marches slowly behind. Views of the procession led by an RAF chaplain. At the grave the flag is removed. A bugler plays the Last Post; behind the guard stands at the 'present arms'. Coffin lowered into the grave; slight pan shows a wreath. The guard of honour fires a salute over the grave.