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    General Pershing dedicates Montfaucon War Memorial to the 123,000 Americans who died in France in World War I with a speech, and his sentiments are echoed by former Welsh prime minister Lloyd George at an exhibition of war photos

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Do You Remember August 1914?

    FRANCE: Lorraine: Montfaucon-d'Argonne:
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    LEBRUN At Dedication of Montfaucon War Memorial.


    LLOYD GEORGE Cuts of Exh of War Pictures & Ll G. speach from 4923 used in


    MONTFAUCON American War memorial dedicated by General Pershing, Marshall Petain, Lebrun,


    PERSHING, General (Former C. in C. of U.S. Forces in France.) Dedicated Montfaucon War Memorial & Speaks.


    PETAIN, Marshal At dedication of Montfaucon War Memorial.


    ROEHAMPTON Soldiers still being treated for War Wounds at Roehampton


    WAR MEMORIALS Montfaucon Memorial Dedicated to Americans.


    WAR PICTURES Part of cuts of Grim Exhibition Opened by Lloyd George used in


    Buildings, Landmarks and Monuments; Military - Active; Military - Injured; Medicine and Health

    John Joseph "Black Jack" Pershing, The American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC), David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George of Dwyfor, Meuse-Argonne Offensive, President of the French Republic, Albert Lebrun
    Background: General Pershing dedicates Montfaucon War Memorial to the 123,000 Americans who died in France in World War I with a speech, and his sentiments are echoed by former Welsh prime minister Lloyd George at an exhibition of war photos

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    Film ID:
    VLVADZL8YCUQBVLUETZ4EY28HZCX3
    Media URN:
    VLVADZL8YCUQBVLUETZ4EY28HZCX3
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1937
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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