• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT DE GAULLE MARKED THE 18TH ANNIVERSARY OF V-E DAY IN PARIS ON WEDNESDAY BY REKINDLING THE ETERNAL FLAME AT THE TOMB OF THE UNKNOWN SOLDIER UNDER THE ARC DE TRIOMPHE.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT DE GAULLE MARKED THE 18TH ANNIVERSARY OF V-E DAY IN PARIS ON WEDNESDAY BY REKINDLING THE ETERNAL FLAME AT THE TOMB OF THE UNKNOWN SOLDIER UNDER THE ARC DE TRIOMPHE.

    BEFORE THE CEREMONY THERE WAS A PARADE OF WAR VETERANS. THIS IS THE FIRST V-E DAY SINCE WORLD WAR TWO THAT FRENCH TROOPS HAVE NOT BEEN FIGHTING IN A WAR OR INSURRECTION.

    ACCOMPANYING THE PRESIDENT AT THE CEREMONY WAS MR. GEORGES POMPIDOU, THE PRIME MINISTER. A NUMBER OF GOVERNMENT MINISTERS AND OFFICIALS WERE ALSO PRESENT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAD0SZGGFE1S0WCZBEH8CEUEFE
    Media URN:
    VLVAAD0SZGGFE1S0WCZBEH8CEUEFE
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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