Funeral of Marshal Joseph Joffre; one of France's most popular military leaders; & Commander in Chief of the French Army during the first part of World War One. He died 3/1/1931.
MS President Raymond Poincare making a speech at ceremony, standing in a sort of booth with windows...
French Prime Minister Clemenceau with French, British and US military leaders.
Retrospective look at life of Marshal Joffre to mark his death in 1931.
A large procession marks the funeral of French military figure, General Joffre.
Marshal Foch, Joffre and Petain attend national celebrations of the anniversary of the Battle of the Marne.
Massive military parade in honour of the late Marshal Joffre.
French newsreel marking death of General Giraud.
State funeral of Socialist Leader Leon Blum in Paris.
King George V visits the Western Front during WW1.
French President Poincare visits St. Quentin, HQ of the Somme during WW1.
French President Poincare at military HQ at Chantilly, during WW1.
Review of the year 1945.
Shots of French General Joseph Joffre put together on his death.
Obituary to French General de Lattre de Tassigny.
Ceremony in France as US soldiers killed in action are returned to United States.
Memorial services in Dublin for Collins and Griffith and in Belgium for 16th Division.
Funeral Procession of Marshal Lattre de Tassigny - coffin passes Paris landmarks.
Funeral of French general Phillip Leclerc in Paris.
Crowds of people wait to pay their respects following the death of Marshal Joffre.
Funeral, or lying-in-state, of personality in France.
Karim Aga Khan, French wartime helpers visit London, Soviet leaders visit Prague.
Review of the year 1934.
Material relating to newsreel story "Funeral of a Marshal" - 52/7
Epic but nicely edited account of unveiling of South African War Memorial at Delville Wood.
Events of 1919 - celebrations of Armistice and negotiations at Versailles