This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Many mourn Marshal Foch who is laid to rest near Napoleon's tomb in Paris. France.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The last salute - Marshal Foch victorious leader of the greatest army in the world, laid to rest near Napoleon's tomb. Paris. France.

    M/S of many people, clergy walk out of a place covered with a curtain, the coffin is carried out and lifted onto the gun carriage. L/S of crowds of people watching as the cortege passes. M/S of Marshal Foch's coffin on a gun carriage. Soldiers and representatives from allied countries march past. M/S of the coffin on the carriage. M/S as the President (?) steps up to a platform. The camera pans across to the coffin.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    784.04
    Media URN:
    35717
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:32:00 / 01:19:04:00
    Canister:
    G 1593

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment