• Short Summary

    A new memorial to the French Marines who died in the First World War is unveiled near Soissons. France.

  • Description

    Item title reads - France.

    France's new monument to war dead in the Marines, near Soissons.

    M/S of a clergyman blessing the memorial as people stand and watch. M/S of the huge granite monument, M/S as an officer unveils it. M/S of the inscription. Various shots as officers and men salute. M/S of the monument, a wreath is laid. M/S of Marines marching past. M/S of officers. Various shots as the Marines march past and their band plays.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    989.09
    Media URN:
    18210
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:06:00 / 01:06:20:00
    Canister:
    38/93

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