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  • Short Summary

    Lord French visits Paris and inspects air defence against Zeppelins

  • Description

    Field Marshal Lord John French visits Paris, France, meets Marshal Henri Petain and inspects air defence against zeppelins - 1916.

    World War One. Opens with arrival: Lord French and other British officer getting out of car; backs of French guys in FG; facing him. French is met by Marshal Petain; salutes are exchanged all around as Petain introduces French to some other officers. Then they all walk to left. Next; a brief shot of Lord French and several others standing on an airfield; a man in a flight suit steps up and brings some device to show to the British visitors.

    G 399 A.

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    Film ID:
    1856.48
    Media URN:
    71601
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1916
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:00:38:00 / 02:01:25:00
    Canister:
    ON 030 L

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