German Destroyers Handed To French Navy 1940-1949

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    Cherbourg, France.

    Panoramic shot of Cherbourg, France. Line of German destroyers in harbour. French sailors onboard one of the destroyers lined up, presenting arms. A delegation of dignitaries arriving onboard the destroyer. Crew presenting arms. French flags are hoisted on destroyers. Dignitaries and naval officers looking on, saluting. Long shot of the harbour with destroyers.

    Note - old record states name of one of the officers in the item as Vice Admiral Lemonnier.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    74271
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2173.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:11:00 / 01:14:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 1325 F
    Sort Number:
    UN 1325 F
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