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  • Short Summary

    American generals receive medals in ceremony in forest (probably during invasion of Europe).

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    In a pine forest - could be during allied invasion? Looks like somewhere in Northern Europe.

    Various shots of unidentified American generals being decorated. A military brass band plays. Troop of GIs stand to attention, one holds American flag. Various shots generals arriving in staff cars escorted by MPs (Military Police) on motorcycles. More shots of medal presentation ceremony. The officers then pose for camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1978.03
    Media URN:
    61952
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:28:00 / 01:11:22:00
    Canister:
    UN 1091 C

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