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  • Short Summary

    Buddhists & Catholics, French military & civilian citizens (2 young children) at graves.

  • Description

    Hanoi, Vietnam.

    Priests from Tonkin pray at the Tortoise Pagoda in Hanoi & General and close up shots. Catholics coming out of church. Policeman keeping guard in front of an electric power transformer. French soldiers keeping guard on railways. Patrols checking a native cycle-taxi. Military cemetery, Soldiers and civilians before graves of troops who fell in the Indo-China War. Children bringing flowers to put on graves, Troops guard the railroad Hanoir-Saigon on Boumer Bridge. Outposts in the Delta area - sentries, French and Vietnamese flags etc.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2484.02
    Media URN:
    67637
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:09:00 / 01:06:22:00
    Canister:
    UN 2648 D

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