• Short Summary

    Winston Churchill shares champagne with five French boys who have escaped to England.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Mr Churchill greets five French boys.

    London.

    L/S of Prime Minister Winston Churchill and the boys in the garden of 10 Downing Street. Various shots as he and his wife Clementine shake hands with the boys who have escaped from France in a canoe and come to serve for Free French forces. A maid brings out glasses and a bottle of champagne is opened. Churchill makes the toast and they all drink. C/U of one boy drinking. They shake hands again.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1129.35
    Media URN:
    39307
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/09/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:14:00 / 01:55:50:00
    Canister:
    41/77

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