100 years of famous Paris arch celebrated with French military history pageant.
Full title reads: "L'Arc de Triomphe - Centenary celebrations".
Various shots of pageant representing France's military history. The procession passes the Arc de Triomphe monument, built by Napoleon 100 years ago. French President Albert Lebrun watches parade. Soldiers in pageant are dressed in uniforms from various eras: including Napoleonic, World War One and modern. Troops from France's Empire are also represented. More shots of parade of France's modern defence forces, including procession of tanks. Various shots of flock of pigeons being released released under Arc - a message of peace.