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    US 82 Airborne Division homecoming parade in New York.

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    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Several shots of American officers talking just before start of US 82 Airborne Division homecoming parade in New York. Troops waiting on street ready to start parade, mass crowd on pavement. Troops start parading. Various shots of the troops parading through New York streets with mass crowd watching. Brilliant shot of the people lying on roof edge watching parade. More shots of the troops parading, a dog mascot trying to escape. Police pushing the crowd back as the troops parade. Some good top shots of the parade with ticker tape flying around. Tanks and armoured cars moving past in parade. Thomas Dewey watching parade with several dignitaries. Dignitaries watching parade.

    Note - name of Major General James Gavin is mentioned in the old record. He is the one of the officers watching the parade.

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    01:45:07:00 / 01:48:23:00
    UN 1316 E

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