• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT GEORGES POMPIDOU OF FRANCE, WHO WAS ON STATE VISIT TO THE UNITED STATES, YESTERDAY (26 FEBRUARY) LAID A WREATH AT ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, THE RESTING PLACE OF MANY OF THE NATION'S GREAT MILITARY LEADERS.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT GEORGES POMPIDOU OF FRANCE, WHO WAS ON STATE VISIT TO THE UNITED STATES, YESTERDAY (26 FEBRUARY) LAID A WREATH AT ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, THE RESTING PLACE OF MANY OF THE NATION'S GREAT MILITARY LEADERS.

    ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY OCCUPIES MORE THAN 400 ACRES (160 HECTARES) ON A SITE IN VIRGINIA ON THE BANKS OF THE POTOMAC, DIRECTLY OPPOSITE WASHINGTON D.C., WHERE M. POMPIDOU LATER HAD MORE TALKS WITH PRESIDENT NIXON AT THE WHITE HOUSE.

    AFTER LAYING THE WREATH, THE FRENCH PRESIDENT STOOD AS THE LAST POST WAS PLAYED.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAXHNB7EXFEI7XV83ZHNSUQBYT
    Media URN:
    VLVAAXHNB7EXFEI7XV83ZHNSUQBYT
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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