• Short Summary

    POLISH EX-SERVICEMEN WHO FOUGHT WITH ALLIED FORCES IN BRITAIN DURING WORLD WAR TWO ARE HOLDING A THREE-DAY REUNION IN LONDON THIS WEEKEND.

  • Description

    1.
    GV VETERANS ASSEMBLED ROUND POLISH WAR MEMORIAL.
    0.03

    2.
    SV VETERANS
    0.07

    3.
    SV ZOOM INTO CU VETERAN LIGHTS FLAME
    0.11

    4.
    SV TILT UP MEMORIAL
    0.24

    5.
    SV VETERANS LAY WREATH
    0.30

    6.
    SV PAN MAN AND WOMAN LAY WREATH PAN TO MEMORIAL INSCRIPTION: "TO THE MEMORY OF FALLEN POLISH AIRMEN"
    0.44

    7.
    SV PAN WOMEN AND CHILDREN LAY FLOWERS
    0.57

    8.
    GV VETERANS
    0.59

    9.
    SV WREATHS AT FOOT OF MEMORIAL
    1.04

    10.
    GV MEMORIAL
    1.08



    Initials PW/V/BOB/BB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: POLISH EX-SERVICEMEN WHO FOUGHT WITH ALLIED FORCES IN BRITAIN DURING WORLD WAR TWO ARE HOLDING A THREE-DAY REUNION IN LONDON THIS WEEKEND. AS PART OF THE CELEBRATIONS, MEMBERS OF THE WARTIME POLISH AIR FORCE LAID A WREATH AT A MEMORIAL TO THEIR FALLEN COMRADES.

    THE PERMANENT MEMORIAL TO THE POLISH AIRMEN IS AT NORTHOLT, WEST OF LONDON AND NEAR THE AIRFIELD FROM WHICH MANY FLEW DURING THE WAR.

    YESTERDAY, AT A CEREMONY ATTENDED BY REPRESENTATIVES OF OTHER BRANCHES OF THE POLISH ARMED FORCES, FORMER AIRMEN LAID A WREATH AND LIT A FLAME AT THE MEMORIAL.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9IEW9D01MTCNTE1CU9MERROH6
    Media URN:
    VLVA9IEW9D01MTCNTE1CU9MERROH6
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/09/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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