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  • Short Summary

    General de Tassigny dies in France.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    Various shots of the body of General De Lattre De Tassigny on bed, two soldiers on sides of bed. Various shots of the crowds outside the home of Tassigny. MS. Personalities arriving. MS. Unidentified woman leaving. MS. Personalities arriving. LS. Coffin being carried to armoured vehicle carrier. MS. Coffin being placed on armoured vehicle. MS. French Military Guard of Honour. MS. Mrs Tassigny with Mr Letourneau, French Minister of Colonies. MS. Coffin passing by, on armoured vehicle. LS. The procession passing through streets. LS. Coffin entering the Chapel. LS. Coffin being carried into the chapel. MS. Distinguished mourners. MS. Guard of Honour. MS. Coffin being carried into the Chapel. LS. Large crowd waiting to see the Lying in State. LS. & MS. Interior, Lying in State, people walking past.

    (Mute Dupe.Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 11/01/1952.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2583.07
    Media URN:
    69477
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:20:00 / 01:20:23:00
    Canister:
    UN 2415 B

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "General De Lattre De Tassigny" is General Jean de Lattre de Tassigny. He died on 11 January 1952.

    "Mr Letourneau" is Jean Letourneau.

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