• Short Summary

    Foreign diplomats attend the Republican Day celebrations in Ankara, Turkey.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Turkey celebrates.

    Republican Day in Ankara, Turkey.

    M/S of Turkish flag flying. Various shots of diplomats arriving for the celebrations, they include the British Ambassador, Sir Hugh Knatchbull Hugesson, Soviet Ambassador M. Vinogradov accompanied by two ladies, and the Japanese representative. Also Senor Octavia de Peppo, representing Italy, and the German representative Franz Von Papen. M/S as President Ismet Paza Inonu, the Turkish Premier, arrives and gets out of his car. Various shots as he enters the stadium and looks out. Various shots of the dignitaries watching the flypast by the Turkish Air Force. L/S of mass parachute jumping. M/S as troops march past followed by tanks and armoured cars. M/S as cavalry units ride past on their horses.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1135.41
    Media URN:
    39515
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:41:00 / 01:54:01:00
    Canister:
    41/98

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