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  • Short Summary

    Chamberlain and Halifax pay their respects at the Italian War Memorial in Rome.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Rome, Italy.

    British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain and Foreign Minister Lord Halifax pay their respects at the huge war memorial in Rome. They walk down the steps to their car. They are accompanied by various Italian fascist and military officials.

    Chamberlain, Halifax and other come out of building into car. Cars drive off, crowds line the streets to applaud the British politicians as they pass. Various shots around Rome. Various shots of a guard of honour.

    Closer shots of Chamberlain and Halifax at the war memorial as the PM lays a wreath.

    Nice closer shot of Chamberlain with Italians.

    N.B. This material is quite confused and looks like rushes that have just been joined up.

    Alternative spelling for search purposes - Neville Chamberlin.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    520.07
    Media URN:
    58114
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:08:00 / 01:31:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 57 Q

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