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  • Short Summary

    Castries arrives and appears to be overwhelmed.

  • Description

    Vietri.

    LS. Helicopter landing. CU. Brigadier General Christian de Castries (Commander of the fallen fortress of Dien Bien Phu, liberated by the Viet Minh army) walking past military band. Various CU's of De Castries. MS. Castries with Gen. Cogny. LS. Landing barge sailing away. CU. Castries. LS. Inspecting troops. CU. Making a statement.

    (Mute F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2490.03
    Media URN:
    77554
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:11:00 / 01:03:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 2661 C

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