• Short Summary

    Sir Winston Churchill is honoured by the town of Aachen.

  • Description

    Aachen (Aix La Chapelle), Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany).

    GV. Aachen (title super over). TV. Sir Winston Churchill stepping out of his car and walking towards the steps of the Villa Hammerschmidt. SV. Mass of photographers. SV. Sir Winston posing for the photographers at the top of the steps. CV. Policeman saluting them. GV. Sir Winston and Lady Churchill with German Chancellor Dr Konrad Adenauer and Professor Heuss, President of the German Federal Republic, emerge from the house and stand on the balcony for photographers, and SV.

    CV. Sir Winston and Lady Churchill. LV. Town Hall of Aachen. TV. Crowds behind car. GV. Sir Winston leaving his car and being greeted by the Oberbuergemeister of Aachen, Herr Keusch. CV. Doctor Adenauer walking up steps of Town Hall. GV. Crowds waiting outside.

    LTV. People assembled inside the Town Hall, Herr Keusch making speech. CU. The medal relating to the Carolus Magnus prize. TV. Spectators. LTV. Showing the medal being placed round Sir Winston's neck. CV. Medal is placed round Sir Winston's neck, he is handed the Scroll relating to the ceremony which he opens. CV. The scroll. GV. Sir Winston closes the Scroll and shakes hands with Herr Keusch.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:45:00 / 01:33:10:00

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