• Short Summary

    Unveiling of statue donated by the US in recognition of the French victory in World War 1 (First World War) on the banks of the Marne river, where two decisive battles were fought.

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    SLATE INFORMATION: America's Tribute to France: Magnificent war memorial unveiled on the Marne, the gift of the United States

    FRANCE: River Marne:
    Dignitaries arriving and French soldiers standing to attention then inscription on base of huge war memorial statue (in shape of naked woman with head back ) unveiled. Audience cheering as dignitaries mount platform. General view of statue.
    Background: Unveiling of statue donated by the US in recognition of the French victory in World War 1 (First World War) on the banks of the Marne river, where two decisive battles were fought.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6DHGZ83HB1JHPSF14LENYSI6A
    Media URN:
    VLVA6DHGZ83HB1JHPSF14LENYSI6A
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1932
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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