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  • Short Summary

    Mouley Youssef, Sultan of Morocco, lays wreath on Tomb of Unknown Warrior, Paris.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    Title: "The Sultan of Morocco pays his first visits to France and lays wreath on Tomb of the Unknown Warrior".

    M/S of the Sultan of Morocco, Mouley Youssef (aka Mulai Yusef), and his entourage of traditionally dressed Moroccan men walking up the Champs Elysees towards the Arc de Triomphe. Several French officers, policemen and dignitaries walk with them. Two Moroccan soldiers carry a large wreath (made from palms?). They place it on the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior and salute. M/S of a line of traditionally dressed Moroccan men standing beneath the Arc, some have medals pinned to their robes. Various shots of the Sultan and his men walking past the tomb. Good C/U of the Sultan as he passes the camera.

    Cuts exist - please see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    536.24
    Media URN:
    25903
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:25:00 / 01:56:44:00
    Canister:
    G 1311

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