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  • Short Summary

    Viscount Alexander, Governor General of Canada, visits Washington. America.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Viscount Harold Alexander Governor General of Canada visits Washington and lays wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. America (USA).

    M/S's as Guard of Honour stands to attention. M/S Viscount Alexander saluting, he walks forward with Brigadier General Ferenbaugh and takes wreath. He walks up and places it on Tomb. L/S tomb. C/U tomb which reads 'Here rests in honoured glory an American soldier known but to God'. M/S President Harry Truman shaking hands with Alexander. C/U of Alexander smiling.

    Cataloguer's note: date of item: 10/2/1947.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2128.23
    Media URN:
    63424
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:19:00 / 01:50:11:00
    Canister:
    UN 1633 I

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