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  • Short Summary

    Unveiling of the memorial to Free French Navy at Greenock, Scotland.

  • Description

    Greenock, Scotland.

    Various shots of the unveiling of the memorial to Free French Navy at Greenock, Scotland. Lord Inverclyde is present at the ceremony. Memorial is in shape of a large anchor. Elderly man in naval uniform unveils the plaque, priest standing by, people around. Most of the men close to memorial are naval officers. Priest is seen blessing the memorial, officers salute. French officer presents several British officers with medal and kisses them in both cheeks. Line of naval ratings lined up behind them, crowd in background.

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    Film ID:
    2173.13
    Media URN:
    74275
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1946
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:35:00 / 01:19:37:00
    Canister:
    UN 1325 J

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