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  • Short Summary

    Marshal Foch pays tribute to Napoleon during France's day of national homage.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Napoleon Centenary. France's day of national homage to the "little Corporal" who Marshal Foch in his oration described as "the greatest military genius of modern times". Paris.

    M/S of floral displays and ladies dressed in long dresses and big black hats behind them. Marshal Foch and other military personnel walk past soldiers lined up. A man stands on a podium and reads a speech from a paper. Various shots of soldiers marching past the Arc de Triomphe. Marshal Foch and other military personnel and dignitaries emerge from a building and walk down the steps.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    234.04
    Media URN:
    22249
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:56:00 / 01:05:11:00
    Canister:
    G 770

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