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  • Short Summary

    German destroyers handed to French Navy in port of Cherbourg, France.

  • Description

    Cherbourg, France.

    Panoramic shot of Cherbourg, France. Line of German destroyers in harbour. French sailors onboard one of the destroyers lined up, presenting arms. A delegation of dignitaries arriving onboard the destroyer. Crew presenting arms. French flags are hoisted on destroyers. Dignitaries and naval officers looking on, saluting. Long shot of the harbour with destroyers.

    Note - old record states name of one of the officers in the item as Vice Admiral Lemonnier.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2173.09
    Media URN:
    74271
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:11:00 / 01:14:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 1325 F

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