• Short Summary

    Marshal Petain lays first stone of monument of Lorette

  • Description

    FRANCE: Lorette:
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    GV long line of cars and covered turcks arriving at wooden outbuilding in countryside.
    GV crowd gathered round wooded building (looks like a shack).
    GV elev. military band marches past
    GV elev. Marshal Petain and other officers (One British?) walking through crowd of people, bishop(?) and clergyman walking at Petains side.
    SV Bishop(?) his cloak flowing and Marshal Petain standing with other officers on stage
    Woman with basket walks past troops
    LS standard bearers trooping the colour.
    GV elev. soldiers in white march past crowd
    SV Marshal Petain laying foundation stone - he is followed by the Bishop and other officials who lay cement on stone
    Marshal Petain bangs two stones together with trowel as crowd look on
    MV Marshal Petain and Bishop lined up as other officers join them

    KEYWORDS: Marshal Henri-Philippe Petain
    Background: Marshal Petain lays first stone of monument of Lorette

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6EKTRV4EAG50QWGTJEO557NQO
    Media URN:
    VLVA6EKTRV4EAG50QWGTJEO557NQO
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1921
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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