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  • Short Summary

    Mme De Castries alighting from plane, being welcomed and entering car, car leaves aerodrome.

  • Description

    Le Bourget airport.

    Documentation on file, Mme de Castries arrives to hurry decisions that may lead to her husband's freedom and to give an accurate picture of events in Indochina.

    LS. Plane taxiing. MS. Photographers. MS. Mme De Castries alighting from plane, being welcomed and entering car, car leaves aerodrome.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2771.10
    Media URN:
    81528
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:32:00 / 01:21:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 2621 C

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Mme de Castries" is Jacqueline de Castries, wife of Christian de Castries, who had been captured in Dien Bien Phu.

    "Plane taxiing" - the aircraft is a Boeing SA-307B-1 Stratoliner, Reg. No. F-BELX.

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