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  • Short Summary

    Footage of Montgomery and General De Gaulle at parade in France.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Monty and De Gaulle - Parade.

    France (?).

    Shots of Field Marshall Bernard Montgomery walking past guards with General Charles de Gaulle and other French dignitaries. M/S of Montgomery placing wreath on ground. M/Ss of Montgomery and De Gaulle standing side by side saluting. M/Ss of Montgomery signing book.

    Various shots of Montgomery being driven through crowded streets in open car. Shots of Monty climbing out of American plane and being greeted by De Gaulle. M/S of Monty and De Gaulle saluting. Band playing.

    Various similar shots of De Gaulle and Montgomery watching parade by French soldiers and mounted soldier in courtyard. Shot of large crowds. Monty in open car. Montgomery making speech. More shots of Monty being driven through streets. Courtyard scenes, soldiers marching, Montgomery and De Gaulle saluting etc.

    Berlin. Shots of bomb damaged Brandenberg gate. Various shots of other damaged building (possibly the Reichstag). Shots of British soldiers marching past crowds. Two soldier pinning up Union Jack flag on side of road. Convoy of military vehicles moving along road, British soldier saluting , large crowds line street. Senior military figure saluting on platform. Shots of crowds lining streets. Various similar shots.

    Shots of soldier walking through remains of building.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:40:00 / 01:19:13:00
    UN 1221 A

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