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  • Short Summary

    French volunteer troops for Korea march through Marseilles and board ship.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unknown / unclear.

    French volunteers for Korea at Marseilles, France.

    L/S of Protestant church; pan down to show French troops marching along road. Shots of troops marching along road while civilians applaud. General Monclar and General Magnan take the salute as the troops march by.

    Troops march on to quayside and gather their kit together before boarding ship. French ship 'Athos II' is seen in dock. Various shots of the troops going up gangplank and aboard ship. One soldier hugs and kisses his mother goodbye. Troops wave to their relatives from the ship. 'Athos II' starts to move out of harbour.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2318.21
    Media URN:
    65956
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:10:00 / 01:54:39:00
    Canister:
    UN 2299 D

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