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    Courseulles, France.

    Scenes of allied officers and French civilians attending memorial service at Courseulles, Normandy on second anniversary of D-day.

    Several shots of small harbour and empty beaches.

    Senior British officer addressing gathering, he is standing against background of flags.

    Mr Andre Le Troquer, French Government Minister attending the service with British, American and French officers.

    Shots of long lines of graves at the Allied War Cemetery.

    Various shots of the ceremony. Officers saluting, people laying wreaths, old solders marching through crowded streets.

    Various shots of the tanks and several other equipment scattered on field and at the beach.

    Date found in the old file - 12/07/1946.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    63071
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2106.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:02:00 / 01:22:14:00
    Canister:
    UN 1484 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 1484 E
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture War & Revolution Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Normandy D-Day: Commemorations
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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