• Short Summary

    General Ridgeway takes over as Supreme Commander from General Eisenhower

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: General Ridgeway Takes Over

    FRANCE: Paris: Various:
    EXT

    EISENHOWER GEN.DWIGHT. With Montgomery at Orly Airport Paris as he greets Gen Ridgway to take over Supreme Command Europe.. shots

    MONTGOMERY FIELD MARSHAL LORD. With Eisenhower greets Gen Ridgway to Supreme Command of Europe as he lands in Paris.. shots etc.. Monty with Ridgway's small son

    PARIS. Gen Ridgeway lands to take over Supreme Command Europe. with wife and son.. met by Eisenhower & Montgomery.. lays Wreath at Arc de Triomphe

    RIDGEWAY GENERAL Matthew B. (U.S.) Takes over Supreme Command Europe.. lands with wife & son in Paris, met by Eisenhower & Montgomery..he speaks. lays wreath on grave Unknown Warrior at Arc de Triomphe Shots with Ike & Monty

    UNKNOWN WARRIOR. Gen Ridgway taken over Supreme Command Europe lays wreath in Arc de Triomphe.. salutes

    Personalities - Armed Forces; Americans

    military, Europe, postwar, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, post-war
    Background: General Ridgeway takes over as Supreme Commander from General Eisenhower

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA4N8OAY2LACR9YYDUFWYBD6TU
    Media URN:
    VLVAA4N8OAY2LACR9YYDUFWYBD6TU
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment