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  • Short Summary

    Tassigny decorating his son Bernard with medals.

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    Saigon, Indo-China.

    LS. General Lattre De Tassigny inspecting the Guard of Honour. LS. General view of the parade. CU. Tassigny decorating his son Bernard with medals. CU. French soldier - Bernard de Tassigny. LS. General de Tassigny decorating the troops. CU. General kissing his son, the accolade. CU. De Tassigny in 'plane. LS. Fiesler `Storch' taxiing away.

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    Film ID:
    2559.17
    Media URN:
    68778
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:59:00 / 01:40:37:00
    Canister:
    UN 2374 C

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "General Lattre De Tassigny" should read General Jean de Lattre de Tassigny.

    "Bernard de Tassigny" should read Bernard de Lattre de Tassigny.

    Sadly, Bernard was killed in action the following year, at the age of just 23.

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