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  • Short Summary

    French General meets President Roosevelt in America.

  • Description

    United States of America (USA).

    A plane, possibly C 47, taxis down runway in unknown American air base. French officer leaving the plane. He inspects guard of Honour before meeting several high ranking American officers - General George Marshall is seen among them.

    Various shots (indoors) of French General meeting US President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. President Roosevelt is sitting at desk, General stands next to him and the two are surrounded with various officers. General Marshall is standing behind the President. French General addresses the gathering.

    Note: Unknown French Officer can be General Giraud but this is unclear.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1840.14
    Media URN:
    71190
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:34:00 / 01:44:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 745 K

Comments (1)

  1. Elmoslack says

    The aircraft here is a C54 (DC4). The C47 only had 2 engines.

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