• Short Summary

    General Giraud arrives in England and inspects fighting French troops in London during the Second World War.

    (Personalities - Armed Forces; Exiles; France; Aviation; Henri Honore Giraud (1879-1949), Great Britain, WW2, World War II.)

  • Description

    ENGLAND: Hendon:
    EXT
    Plane carrying General Henri Giraud (French Commander) taxiing
    General Henri Giraud out of plane being greeted by officers
    Close shot of Giraud
    Giraud surrounded by officers
    Giraud

    London:
    EXT
    Duke of York's Monument PAN down to Giraud talking to officer and General Henri d'Astier de la Vigerie
    Giraud talking to D'Astier and officer
    Giraud's bare tunic pan up to Giraud
    Fighting French troops march past
    PAN fighting French troops march past
    Giraud talking to Commando leader Capt. Lieffer
    Close shot showing 'France' and 'Commando' on Lieffer's shoulder PAN to Giraud
    Background: General Giraud arrives in England and inspects fighting French troops in London during the Second World War.

    (Personalities - Armed Forces; Exiles; France; Aviation; Henri Honore Giraud (1879-1949), Great Britain, WW2, World War II.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4TXN3K21KI4JN4OUUPRCOSMTI
    Media URN:
    VLVA4TXN3K21KI4JN4OUUPRCOSMTI
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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