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  • Short Summary

    American and European military leaders meet to discuss future plans.

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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Fontainebleau and Paris, France.

    MV American officers being greeted by French officer at the Arc de Triomphe. SV French guard of honour. LV Between two soldiers. American officers saluting. CU The eternal flame of the Arc de Triomphe. GV Admiral Denfield placing wreath on unknown Warrior's tomb, stands and salutes. CU Wreath on tomb.

    VS of French police moving on Communist demonstrators in a side street.

    VS of high ranking officers shaking hands. LS of cars driving from Arc de Triomphe.

    Western Union Headquarters, Fontainebleau.

    MV Elevated West Union H.Q. at Fontainebleau.

    MV General Omar Bradley shakes hands with Field Marshal Viscount Bernard Montgomery and moves on to shake hands with General de Lattre de Tassigny.

    MV Bradley walking along with French officer followed by General Hoyt Vandenberg and naval officer. They inspect guard of honour.

    MV People looking on from outside gates.

    VS of officers talking. SV admiral Denfield talking to French Naval officers. CU Denfield talking. MV Monty and officers posing in ground of Fontainebleau. SV Monty.

    Possibly connected with 49/64 - MD.
    Cataloguers Note: Spelling Variations - Vandenburg or Vandenberg

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    Unknown sel originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:29:00 / 01:29:59:00
    UNSO Reel 070 E

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  1. Unknown user says

    "Admiral Denfield" should read Denfeld, (Louis Denfeld).

    "Possibly connected with 49/64" - yes, that equates to clip 1421.08.

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