De Gaulle on battleship taking salute, reviewing Mediterranean Fleet, huge parade in Paris.
Toulon & Paris, France.
Documentation on file.
AV's. French Fleet at Toulon. Two shots of General Charles de Gaulle Prime Minister of France on deck of battleship, "Jean Bart" taking salute. MS. Line of French officers. LS. CU. Battleship "Jean Bart". LS. Aircraft carrier at sea. SV. General de Gaulle on deck. CU. LS. Cruiser at sea. BV. Officers on deck saluting. Various shots of General de Gaulle in smaller ship reviewing ships of the Mediterranean Fleet, lined up in the harbour. LS. CU. President Coty and General de Gaulle in open car reviewing troops, Algerian Veterans and youths. Various shots of armoured forces and heavy tanks followed motorised units, transmissions etc. LS. Crowd. Various shots of march past of Algerian veterans and youths, followed by army and military bands of schools, Polytechnics, Saint Cyr, Navy School, Navy school, paratroops and troops fighting in Algeria, closing the parade republican guards. Ground to air shot of jet fighters and Air Force aircraft. GV. Fairground at night. MS. Crowds listening to music. CU's. Crowd dancing. MS's Big Wheel at night. CU. MS. Fountain at night.