French troops in cars, on horseback, riding bicycles, and marching through the streets of Essen in the Ruhr Area of Germany and a final shot of General Degoutte
SLATE INFORMATION: The French Army in the Ruhr
Video Roll Title: The French in the Ruhr: 113ft Issue sheet title: THE FRENCH ARMY IN THE RUHR - THE OCCUPATION OF ESSEN
French in the Ruhr.
SV.Convoy of army vehicles along road, others parked on verge
GV.Convoy of armoured cars along street in Essex
GV(elev) & SV. Mounted troops riding along street
SV.Crown of German people on pavement
GV(backview) Armoured car down another street
SV.Troops on bicycles riding down street
GV(backview) Soldier marching down pavement, pedestrians step into roadway to stand clear
LV. Military dignitaries at entrance to building
GV.PAN.Soldiers massed around factory
MV.France general & German dignitaries
SCU.Troops outside building
SCU. Soldier on guard.Sign on wall above him reads:"Reiniah Westfalisches Kohlen Syndikat".
GV. Chimney stacks.
GV.Troops clustered around statue of Bismarck
MV. Troops around base of statue
TITLE: GENERAL DEGOUTTE
Occupied Countries, Personalities - Armed Forces, Military - Active, Buildings, Landmarks and Monuments, Germany
postwar, interwar, interbellum, peacetime, General Jean Marie Joseph Degoutte, Treaty of Versaille, Allied Occupation of Germany
Background: French troops in cars, on horseback, riding bicycles, and marching through the streets of Essen in the Ruhr Area of Germany and a final shot of General Degoutte