• Short Summary

    Troops marching through New York, troops on the ship and relations on the dockside, waving.

  • Description

    New York, United States of America USA.

    American commentary - US eighth infantry regimental combat team of the 4th division parades through New York - before leaving to join General Eisenhower's Atlantic Pact Army. These are not professional soldiers, they are a cross-section of American boys whose age a year ago happened to be twenty-one. Up lower Fifth Avenue they come 5,000 strong.

    LS. (elevated) Troops parading through New York. ( 2 shots) MS. Troops marching MS. (elevated) Troops marching. LS. (top view) Troops marching through Arch. LS. (elevated) Troops marching through Arch. MS. Troops marching through New York. MS. Troops marching into dockyard. Various C.U.s. of Soldiers bidding farewell to wives and families. (from ship) Troops on the ship and relations on the dockside, waving.

    (Comb. F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2557.22
    Media URN:
    68735
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:51:00 / 01:45:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 2372 F

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