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  • Short Summary

    Troops in mountains; De Gaulle at memorial & damaged German cemetery.

  • Description

    Location Unknown / Unclear.

    Various shots of the troops on mountain, climbing up a pretty steep hill, firing, etc.

    Several shots of a truck at the edge of a cliff.

    Several shots of damaged bridge. Men are setting up explosives - several shots of the bridge exploding.

    Various shots of procession with people carrying wreaths - sign on building in background reads Grenoble. A man places wreath at base of a memorial. Several shots of the French officers in front of memorial. Several shots of General Charles de Gaulle surrounded by officers and civilians arriving to memorial. Large crowd gathered at the memorial.

    Various shots of bomb damaged German cemetery. Grave stones broken, crosses down, sculls scattered around, etc. Partly open coffin with skeleton inside is seen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1861.01
    Media URN:
    61041
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:08:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 733 E

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