• Short Summary

    Large military parade before the coffin of French military hero General Pau.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Paris - The Last Salute - Every unit of French Army pays touching last tribute to veteran General Pau - veteran hero of the great war & the Franco-Prussian campaign of 1870".

    Paris, France.

    Large military parade. Troops march past coffin draped in the French flag - the tricolour. M/S gun carriage on which sits the coffin under the flag. Standing next to the carriage are French soldiers holding what appear to be battle honours or plaques. Closer shot of troops marching past the coffin. A military band are playing on the soundtrack.

    There is no commentary only natural sound on this item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    645.18
    Media URN:
    4669
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/01/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:37:00 / 01:23:26:00
    Canister:
    32/3

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