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  • Short Summary

    Churchill arrives to Greece.

  • Description

    Greece.

    Various shots of huge crowd cheering on the streets of Greek town, possibly Athens. Orthodox priest, probably Archbishop addresses the masses from balcony, military and political figures with him on balcony.

    Several shots of military civilian dignitaries greeting Winston Churchill on his arrival at airport. Several shots of dignitaries talking to Churchill at airport in Greece - most probably Athens.

    Various shots of a car with Churchill and the Archbishop seated in car with men in traditional Greek dress on either side, as it moves slowly through packed streets, crowd cheering. British military band playing. Car stops and Churchill gets out. Churchill, Archbishop and other dignitaries on balcony, mass crowd on square below. Churchill saluting, British military band playing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2111.07
    Media URN:
    63142
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:51:00 / 01:48:49:00
    Canister:
    UN 1014 C

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