The Commander-in-Chief of Allied Forces in Europe speaks of aims and achievements.
Various shots, troops on parade outside SHAPE (Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe). GV. American General Gruenther, Commander-in-Chief of the Allied Forces in Europe, addressing parade. CUs of Generals Gruenther, Norstad (Lauris Norstad Supreme Allied Commander Europe), Admiral Lemonnier, French Delegate to the Western Defence Council, General Zeller, Governor General of Paris, Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery and Lord Ismay, Secretary General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO). Council. MS. Pan round the various flags of nations, preparatory to raising ceremony. LS.Flags being raised, and flags at mast head flying in strong breeze.