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    Rome, Italy.

    MS. & CU. Italian Military buglers lined up. MS. Italian Military Guard of Honour. LS. Royal car arriving. MS. King Talal I of Jordan being welcomed by Barone Searmacchia, Chief of Ceremonies, Italian Foreign Affairs Ministry and General Marescani, Chief of the Military Office of President Einaudi, with several other officials. LS. Giant black wreath being carried to be placed at Tomb of the Unknown Warrior. LS. The King following the wreath. MS. Wreath is placed on the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior. MS. The King saluting. MS. The Crown Prince Hussein of Jordan at attention. CU. Italian soldier. LS. The King descending steps and saluting Guard of Honour. MS. The King shaking hands and entering car. LS. The King following wreath up steps of Tomb of the Unknown Warrior. MS. The King saluting. LS. The King speaking to officials. MS. The King inspecting Guard of Honour. LS. The royal car leaving. MS. Guard of Honour marching away. CU. Guardsman.


    Date found in the old record - 17/01/1952.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:48:41:00 / 01:51:52:00
    UN 2421 B
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    UN 2421 B
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    Travel & Exploration Historical Figures & Celebrities
    Jordan National Library of Jordan Hussein of Jordan
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