• Short Summary

    President Hindenburg inspects troops at celebrations of German Republic.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Berlin. Germany's 'GOM'. President Hindenburg - erect at 84 - attends 12th Anniversary celebrations of foundation of German Republic."

    Berlin, Germany.

    German President Paul Von Hindenburg comes down steps outside building with military escort. Police hold back watching crowd.

    Shot of unidentified statue.

    Hindenburg reaches bottom of steps and removes his top hat. He walks in front of military band who are playing the German National Anthem. He then inspects a rank of German soldiers.

    N.B. GOM stands for Grand Old Man.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    863.18
    Media URN:
    12635
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:37:00 / 01:26:59:00
    Canister:
    31/66

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