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  • Description

    Title reads: "A Horse for 'Bull' Halsey".

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    American Admiral William Bull Halsey planned to ride Emperor Hirohito's white horse at fall of Japan. The Admiral missed his chance but the New York Saints and Sinners club got him a substitute horse to ride at celebratory lunch.

    Various shots of Admiral Halsey riding a white horse through a crowd of important looking men at dinner tables. A group of high ranking naval officers sing comical song about Halsey and Japanese to tune of the "Red Flag". The Admiral receives jokey medallion from Saints and Sinners reading: "Admiral Halsey - Five Star Jap Final'.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/01/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44941
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1372.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:17:00 / 01:17:30:00
    Canister:
    46/3
    Sort Number:
    46/003
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    US Naval Officers
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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