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  • Short Summary

    Governor of Paris presents legion of honour to American Officers.

  • Description

    France honours America. Paris, France.

    Title frame: France honours Americans. Governor of Paris presents Legion of Honour medal to American officers. Side view; French officer pins medal on US officer; then shakes hands; and kisses cheeks GV soldiers stand in courtyard; with USA and French flags held. Row of US officers are receiving medals. Shot looking across courtyard at French officers. saluting. Another view same. American soldiers with rifles; helmets; holding large flag.

    Allies; ceremonies. World War One; honours.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1912.26
    Media URN:
    73110
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:08:00 / 01:30:14:00
    Canister:
    ON 127 G

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