• Short Summary

    An Arnhem memorial to fallen heroes of the 1st Airborne Division adds a new sculpture by Dutch artist Jacob Maris, so large is must be completed in the open air

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Airborne Monument to Commemorate a Great Battle

    THE NETHERLANDS: Gelderland: Arnhem: Oosterbeek:
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    ARNHEM. Memorial erected to Airborne Division at Oosterbeek shots of the monument

    ARNHEM TROPHY Presented by Gaumont-British News for the best model glider constructed by schoolboys. Shots of boys going into shop to buy glider parts and constructing them at home

    Holland 30 Airborne Monument erected at Oosterbeek. Sculptured group yet to be added by Dutch Artist Jacob Maris being completed in the open air owing to its size

    MEMORIALS Memorial to men of the Airborne Division erected at Costerbeek - shots of sculptured group to be added being completed in the open air

    MODEL AEROPLANES Boy buying glider part in shop and making glider to enter for Gaumont-British News "Arnhem Trophy" Craftsmen seen making the silver trophy valued at GBP350.

    SHOPS Boy going in shop to buy glider parts

    Airforce - Ceremonial

    peacetime, postwar, art, memoriam, veterans,
    Background: An Arnhem memorial to fallen heroes of the 1st Airborne Division adds a new sculpture by Dutch artist Jacob Maris, so large is must be completed in the open air

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA96KZ5IHTUYEP4SOAUX7CVC682
    Media URN:
    VLVA96KZ5IHTUYEP4SOAUX7CVC682
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/09/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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