• Short Summary

    Eamon de Valera inspects military and auxiliary forces in Limerick. Ireland, (Eire).

  • Description

    Item title reads - Mr de Valera visits Limerick.

    Ireland, (Eire, Republic of Ireland, Southern Ireland).

    L/S as Eamon de Valera inspects the Guard of Honour accompanied by General Multay, Mr W. Norton, Leader of the Labour party; and Lieutenant General McKenna, Chief of Staff.
    L/S of crowds. Various shots as military parade passes including armoured cars and Bren gun carriers. M/S profile of de Valera. Foot soldiers march through. L/S of officials on platform. Maritime inscription corps, LSS (Life Saving Service) and A.R.P. (Air Raid Precautions) pass by followed by the Red Cross and St. John's Ambulance. Crowds push forward. L/S as they shake de Valera's hand as he passes. C/U of him sat down ready to make a speech appealing for bigger national effort. Various shots of other officials on platform. L/S of crowds.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1139.13
    Media URN:
    39620
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/12/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:55:00 / 01:19:28:00
    Canister:
    41/100

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