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  • Short Summary

    Marshal Foch, Joffre and Petain attend national celebrations of the anniversary of the Battle of the Marne.

  • Description

    Meaux, France.

    Intertitle: "ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF THE MARNE. Marshal Foch, Joffre and Petain attend national celebrations in honour of France's greatest Victory".

    L/S of a procession of Priests, monks and alter attendants coming down the steps of a cathedral past a large crowd.

    L/S of soldiers carrying Tricolour flags standing to attention, as various dignitaries and military officers come out of the cathedral. C/U of a part of the crowd, many carry flags, some wear uniform and one man appears to be holding a palm leaf.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    212.53
    Media URN:
    21578
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/09/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:02:00 / 01:58:47:00
    Canister:
    G 702

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