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    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    President Tito of Yugoslavia on State Visit to Paris, France.

    Various shots of President Tito being driven through streets in open car with escort, saluting and acknowledging crowds. President Tito arriving at Bois de Boulogne station, being greeted by French Prime Minister Guy Mollet, French Foreign Minister Christian Pineau and other top officials. The group walk up the steps, past Guard of Honour.

    L/S of Elysee Palace, with guard of honour outside. Tito gets out of open car and inspects Guard of Honour. President Tito, his wife, and President Coty standing on the steps of the Palace. M/S of President Coty pinning medal (French Military medal) on the chest of President Tito, for his military services during World War II (this is France's highest distinction medal for military action). M/S of Tito, his wife and President Coty going into Palace.

    Several shots of Tito and others at Arc de Triomphe. C/U of Unknown Warrior's Flame (Arc de Triomphe). President Tito, assisted by two military men, placing wreath onto Tomb of Unknown Soldier and saluting. M/S of President Tito and Coty driving away.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:27:00 / 01:21:52:00
    UN 2843 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 2843 C
  • Appears in...

    Religion & Politics
    Tito Tito
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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