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  • Short Summary

    War veteran General Leman is honoured by the citizens of Liege.

  • Description

    Belgium.

    Intertitle: "A TOWN'S TRIBUTE. Liege honours its gallant defender - the veteran General Leman".

    M/S of a large procession in a busy town street - children make up a large part of the crowd, several boys carrying Tricolour flags are in the lead.

    Low angle shot of civic and military dignitaries standing on a balcony draped in velvet, an army officer salutes - probably the General.

    M/S of the parade passing, boys carrying the Tricolour flags escort a large float flying the Stars and Stripes.

    L/S of a crowded square, in the centre a man gives a speech from a small platform, in the foreground the Stars and Stripes flag is flying.

    C/U of the General, accompanied by several dignitaries coming out of the grand entrance to a civic building - the General salutes and waves.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    212.12
    Media URN:
    21537
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:24:00 / 01:15:25:00
    Canister:
    G 675

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