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  • Short Summary

    Charles De Gaulle unveils statue of General Patton in Normandy.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Tilly, Normandy, France.

    LV of ceremony with General Charles de Gaulle speaking from rostrum which has a portrait of General George Patton at back. MV De Gaulle speaking from rostrum. CU Side view. MV Onlookers applauding. LV and MV Elevated de Gaulle walking through crowded street. MV De Gaulle unveiling the monument. CU The monument. MV De Gaulle, General Joseph J O'Hara, American Military Attache in Paris, and Lieutenant George S Patton, son of the late general saluting. CU O'Hara and Patton's son saluting. CU The bust.

    Possibly connected with 49/54 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1532.10
    Media URN:
    60026
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:22:00 / 01:10:57:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 063 C

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