• 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

    1.
    GV CROWDS, WAR VETERANS WITH BANNERS PARADE AT ARC DE TRIOMPHE
    0.07

    2.
    LV WAR VETERANS
    0.10

    3.
    TV DITTO, WITH BANNERS
    0.13

    4.
    SV GENERAL DE GAULLE AND M POMPIDOU ARRIVE LAY WREATH
    0.34

    5.
    GV CEREMONY
    0.40

    6.
    SCU DE GAULLE TAKES SALUTE
    0.44

    7.
    CU PAN..FROM FRENCH FLAG ON ARC DE TRIOMPHE TO GV..CEREMONY
    0.50

    8.
    CU DE GAULLE WALKS TOWARDS, SIGNS BOOK
    1.10

    9.
    TV DE GAULLE AT FLAME
    1.14

    10.
    CU DE GAULLE WITH WAR VETERANS
    1.21

    11.
    CU ETERNAL FLAME
    1.25

    12.
    GV ARC DE TRIOMPHE
    1.29



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: 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 - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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