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  • Short Summary

    American war dead arrive back in San Francisco for memorial ceremony in City Hall.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    United States of America.

    Ship carrying US war dead home passes under the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California. Planes fly in formation overhead. Soldiers stand to attention on deck. People wait at the docks.

    Several shots as the coffins are unloaded.

    M/S of six coffins in the City Hall, each one covered with the Stars and Stripes flag and with a serviceman standing to attention beside it. Memorial service is taking place. People can kneel and pray beside the coffins to honour the war dead.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2178.09
    Media URN:
    64279
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:34:00 / 01:25:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 1826 E

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