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  • Short Summary

    General Pershing presents scrolls at West Point Military Academy graduation ceremony.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "West Point Cadets Parade and Graduation".

    New York, United States of America, USA.

    General Pershing oversees graduation ceremony at West Point.

    New Colours for U.S. Cadets. Various shots of cadets from West Point Military Academy marching about parade ground in traditional uniforms (look like soldiers from Victorian era). They are watch by audience of parents and U.S. army officers, including good C/U of General John J. Pershing.

    M/S of General P. giving speech from a podium. The cadets sit in rows, listening. Various shots of officer cadets filing up to podium platform to receive their graduation scrolls from army officers and General P. At end of ceremony cadets get up from their seats and cheer.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    885.09
    Media URN:
    13013
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/06/1936
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:01:00 / 01:14:33:00
    Canister:
    36/50

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