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  • Description

    Item title reads: "The Victory Bell. Rung 6 times over grave of Unknown Warrior with impressive ceremony, before pilgrimage through war zone to Fort Douaumont."

    Paris, France

    Men carrying standards gather round the Victory Bell, which is huge and mounted on a wooden scaffold. C/U of bell with men standing behind. A man on a scaffold pulls the bell rope while others salute. The bell mounted on the back of a lorry drives through "Arc De Triomphe" followed by crowds.

    Note: It is a stunning patriotic display, performed at the Arc de Triomphe, with all its grandeur.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33346
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    698.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:14:00 / 01:16:32:00
    Canister:
    G 1431
    Sort Number:
    G 1431
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    1920s Paris 1920s Paris
  • Stills

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

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