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  • Short Summary

    Field Marshal Montgomery arrives to Belgian Congo.

  • Description

    Belgian Congo.

    Plane landing at Sabena airport at Leopoldsville. Lined up troops, dignitaries and crowd at the airport. Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery leaving plane and shaking hands with the Belgian Vice Governor, General Petillon and Mr Hirchbert, the British Consul. Native boys smiling into camera. Monty saluting the flag. Various shots of the crowd following Monty who is walking to car. People waving, Monty waves back. Various shots of the cars moving along crowded road, many black people waving.

    Mute. Lav.

    Date found in the old file - 02/12/1947.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2200.10
    Media URN:
    74345
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:43:00 / 01:33:46:00
    Canister:
    UN 1856 B

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