The Last Tribute 1931

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    Full title reads: "Paris. The Last Tribute. All nations join in honouring late Marshal Joffre, the Victor of the Marne."

    Paris, France.

    Troops gather around coffin of French war hero General Joseph Joffre. A military band from a British Guards regiment take part in funeral parade. French soldiers march carrying regimental flags. The Marshal's coffin - draped in a French tricolour flag - is carried on a gun carriage.

    High angle shots of parade. Shots of various dignitaries in parade.

    Shots of French soldiers slow marching. Shots of British guards with reversed arms. More shots of the gun carriage and the parade. Shots of British Mayors in the parade.

    French soldiers march past with flags lowered. MS of two soldiers holding Joffre's medals. More soldiers march past coffin.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    8307
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    757.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:16:00 / 01:04:58:00
    Canister:
    31/4
    Sort Number:
    31/004
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