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    Cuts (rushes, out takes) for NEWFOUNDLAND HEROES HONOURED in G 1197.

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    Cuts (rushes, out takes) for story NEWFOUNDLAND HEROES (aka NEWFOUNDLAND HEROES HONOURED) in G 1197. The original story is on Pathe Master tape *PM0406*.

    L/S as military officials walk up towards the war memorial while crowds stand and watch. M/S of a soldier standing and making a speech, others stand behind him. M/S of soldiers carrying their guns, the camera pans across them. M/S as the flag is pulled off the memorial, a clergyman stands at the side, military men stand and salute. L/S of the crowd watching at the foot of the hill. L/S as people with wreaths make their way up to the statue and stand around it.

    Various shots of Haig making a speech, the camera pans across to high ranking officers, one of them is possibly Marshal Foch. The camera pans across the crowds below. Earl Haig salutes to names on memorial and walks off. M/S as the band plays. M/S of soldiers with Standards. L/S of the military officers walking along. M/S of Earl Haig chatting to people and smiling. L/S as the camera pans across the soldiers. M/S of soldiers marching past the camera. M/S of troops sat and stood around the memorial with wreaths in front of it.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:22:00 / 01:18:49:00
    G 1197

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