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    Berlin: focal point of the Geneva Conference. On Day Two may 12 West Berlin recalled?

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    Berlin: focal point of the Geneva Conference. On Day Two may 12 West Berlin recalled the airlift o ten years ago.

    At Templehof Airfield, wreaths were laid during memorial ceremonies for the British and American airmen who died in the two-hundred-thousand flights which kept the City supplied with food and fuel for nearly a year.

    Among those attending the ceremonies were airlift pilots; relatives of the airmen killed, former French Prime Minister Robert Schumann, 72; General Tunner, American organiser of the airlift; West Berlin Mayor Willie Brandt; General Lucius D. Clay, former U.S. military governor of Berlin and his British counterpart, General Sir Brian Robertson.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAB8PQV2M5QN1BFYPEOQBQP4I3
    Media URN:
    VLVAAB8PQV2M5QN1BFYPEOQBQP4I3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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