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    Item title reads - Mexican Independence Day.

    Mexicans celebrate anniversary of independence from Spain with parade of armed forces and mechanised strength. Mexico.

    L/S of huge military parade. C/U of soldiers marching towards the camera. Low angle shot of ex-King Carol of Rumania and President Manuel Avila Camacho watching from a balcony. Aerial shot of the parade, M/S of men on horseback. Every branch of the armed forces is present and they salute the President. M/S of him chatting to ex-King Carol. Various shots as tanks and and big guns pass by in the parade. Troops salute.

    Cataloguer's note: alternative spellings for search purposes: Romania, Roumania.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    39484
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1135.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:29:00 / 01:12:10:00
    Canister:
    41/85
    Sort Number:
    41/085
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities War & Revolution Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Romania Mexico
  • Stills

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

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