• Short Summary

    Aviators Coste and Bellonte meet President Hoover and visit Tomb of the Unknown Solider.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "Hoover Greets French Flyers. Washington DC. - Attended by distinguished group, President welcomes airmen Coste and Bellonte."

    Washington DC, United States of America.

    American President Herbert C Hoover greets French aviators Coste and Bellonte in the garden of the White House.

    Title reads: "Arlington, VA. At the Unknown Soldier's Tomb, the heroic living honor the hero dead."

    Arlington. Virginia.

    Pan across military band playing the French National Anthem. Coste and Bellonte place a wreath at the grave of the unknown soldier. A bugler steps forwards and plays the last post.

    N.B. I think this is 1930.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    526.03
    Media URN:
    58154
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:29:00 / 01:13:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 60 C

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