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  • Short Summary

    General Gouraud leads hundreds of French ex-servicemen in remembrance service for British war dead. London.

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    Item title reads - France's homage to Britain's million war dead. Nearly 1,000 French ex-servicemen led by General Gouraud take part in poignant service of Remembrance. London.

    Intertitle - 'at Westminster Abbey.'

    L/S as mounted Guards ride along while others stand and watch M/S as the ex-servicemen march carrying the tricolore. L/S as they round a corner and carry on marching around the Abbey, making an impressive sight.

    Intertitle - 'At the Cenotaph.'

    L/S aerial view of the men gathered around the Cenotaph to pay their respects, the camera pans down to them. L/S as a wreath is presented and flags are raised again. M/S as they march away from the Cenotaph and people file around it.

    Intertitle - 'at the Horse Guards' Parade.' M/S as the veterans march along carrying their flags. M/S as officers stand together and salute. M/S of General Gouraud talking to another man on a platform. C/U of General Gouraud.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:28:00 / 01:47:38:00
    G 1595

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