• Short Summary

    Eisenhower becomes American C-in-C in Europe and four US airmen are decorated.

  • Description

    Titles read: "NEWS BRIEFS".

    London.

    M/S of General Dwight Eisenhower arriving at his London Headquarters as he becomes American C-in-C in Europe. C/U of Eisenhower. Various shots of Eisenhower at work in his office. M/S of Eisenhower shaking hands with Lord Louis Mountbatten.

    Somewhere in Britain.

    Various shots of four American airmen who took part in the Independence Day raid on Holland being decorated at an American bomber station.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1332.10
    Media URN:
    43982
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/07/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:43:00 / 01:19:30:00
    Canister:
    42/57

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