• Short Summary

    General Charles Huntziger, Commander of land forces in Vichy France has been killed in a plane crash.

  • Description

    FRANCE: Near Vichy:
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    Wreckage of aircraft which crashed killing General Charles Huntziger, the Commander of land forces in Vichy France and officials examining wreckage / bodies carried in sheets from wreckage

    Vichy:
    State funeral of General Huntziger and the others killed in the plane crash

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    Funeral service

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    Coffins carried away after funeral service / Marshal Philippe Petain (Head of the Vichy regime) from church / relatives and others away after church service
    Background: General Charles Huntziger, Commander of land forces in Vichy France has been killed in a plane crash.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADLHU4NF1U3WZRHE5AT4AC4KIJ
    Media URN:
    VLVADLHU4NF1U3WZRHE5AT4AC4KIJ
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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    World War 2: France: General Charles Huntziger dies in plane crash: Wreckage and funeral

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