• Short Summary

    GENERAL P.L. FREEMAN OF THE U.S.ARMY, NEW COMMANDER OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANISATION'S CENTRAL?

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    CU SIGNBOARD 'NORTHERN ARMY GROUP'.
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    SV LANCASHIRE REGIMENT BAND.
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    SV SOLDIERS MARCH PAST.
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    SCU CANADIAN GUARD MARCH PAST.
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    LV TROOPS ON PARADE (2 SHOTS).
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    SV GENERAL FREEMAN ARRIVES AND INSPECTS PARADE.
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    LV ONLOOKERS.
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    SV BAND PLAYING.
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    SCU GENERAL FREEMAN INSPECTS PARADE.
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    SV BRITISH SOLDIERS MARCH OFF.
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    SV NO. 1 CYCLE REGIMENT FROM BELGIUM.
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    LV GENERAL FREEMAN ON DAIS.
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    SV THE BUNDESWEHR GUARD FROM SIEGBURG MARCHES OFF.
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    SV LANCASHIRE REGIMENT BAND.
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    LV GENERAL FREEMAN WALKS OFF PARADE GROUND.
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    Background: GENERAL P.L. FREEMAN OF THE U.S.ARMY, NEW COMMANDER OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANISATION'S CENTRAL ARMY GROUP, PAID A COURTESY VISIT TO THE JOINT HEADQUARTERS AT MUNCHEN GLADBACH, NEAR DUSSELDORF, WEST GERMANY, ON MAY 8.

    HE WAS GREETED BY MAJOR-GENERAL R.H.BATTEN, CHIEF OF STAFF, NORTHERN ARMY GROUP, AND LATER TOOK THE SALUTE AT A PARADE OF AN INTERNATIONAL GUARD OF HONOUR LED BY THE BAND OF THE LANCASHIRE REGIMENT FROM BRITAIN.

    BRITISH REPRESENTATIVES IN THE PARADE WERE A SQUAD FROM THE HEADQUARTERS, ROYAL AIR FORCE, GERMANY. CANADIAN GUARDSMEN REPRESENTED THE CANADIAN BRIGADE IN GERMANY. THEY MARCHED SHOULDER TO SHOULDER WITH THE GERMAN GUARDS FROM SIEGBURG. THE NO. 1 CYCLE REGIMENT FROM BELGIUM, AND THE GRENADIER GUARDS FROM HOLLAND REPRESENTED THE TWO OTHER NATO PARTNERS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA52S893EGHJ3IZM5CBEHKAFROG
    Media URN:
    VLVA52S893EGHJ3IZM5CBEHKAFROG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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