• Short Summary

    Statue unveiled as war leaders pay respects to Britain's great soldier at martial ceremony.
    B/W footage

    Field?

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Honour Earl Haig

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    French troops march and gathering in town centre
    Statue of Earl Haig (British Field Marshal, World War I)
    Troops salute as British national anthem played SOT
    Close Shot of statue (Earl Haig on horseback)
    Lady Haig laying wreath at statue
    Side Shot Field Marshal Allenby speech SOT
    Admiral Lord Jellicoe (British naval officer and Prince of Wales special representative) with French generals
    High Angle GV ceremony standing to attention as French national anthem played
    Background: Statue unveiled as war leaders pay respects to Britain's great soldier at martial ceremony.
    B/W footage

    Field Marshal Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig / Field Marshal Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby / Admiral John Jellicoe, 1st Earl Jellicoe

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA95OVH3SKASYHHDFYISOL74OT5
    Media URN:
    VLVA95OVH3SKASYHHDFYISOL74OT5
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/07/1931
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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