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  • Short Summary

    Brides of American soldiers leaving Paris on first stage of their journey to America.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    Various shots of the French brides of American soldiers, some with babies in arms, leaving Paris. Many are accompanied by their husbands. They are seen on the train platform, entering train, leaning out of carriages and waving, platform crowded with people, some of the girls are interviewed by press. Their weeping parents wave them goodbye. Train leaving the station, people waving, brides waving back from train. Military band playing on platform. Press taking photographs of the families. Line of soldiers with babies in arms photographed by press.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2191.13
    Media URN:
    64491
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:30:00 / 01:36:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 1364 C

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