• Short Summary

    General Ridgeway, Supreme NATO Commander, visits site of D-Day landing

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    FRANCE: Normandy:
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    DUCKS Amphibious Jeeps. Lands at Arromanches with British First Sea Lord and Naval VIP's to commemorate 8th anniversary of D.Day.

    FRANCE. First Lord Admiralty plus VIP's lands at Arromanches in amphibious jeep on 8th anniversary D.Day.. shots greeted by Gen Ridgway.. lay wreaths on graves etc

    GRAVES Lord of Admiralty, Mr J.P.L. Thomas, Naval VIP's & General Ridgway lays wreaths on graves at Arromanches, commemorate 8th anniversary D.Day.. shots Crosses

    NAVAL BRITISH. First Lord of Admiralty, Mr. J.P.L. Thomas and Naval VIP's come ashore at Arromanches on 8th anniversary of D.Day. Greeted by Gen Ridgeway..lay wreaths etc

    RIDGEWAY GENERAL Matthew B. (U.S.) Greets Mr. J.P.L. Thomas, First Sea Lord and Naval VIP's as they lands in Amphibious Jeep at Arromanches to lay wreaths on anniversary of D.Day 8 years before.. shots etc crosses

    THOMAS JPL. MP. (First Lord Admiralty) (Viscount Cilcennin) (Resigned 2/9/56) First Lord Admiralty lands with Naval VIP's at Arromanches on 8th Anniversary of D. Day.. greeted by Gen Ridgway. lay wreathes on graves

    Military - Ceremonial; World War II

    WWII, Second World War, memorial, ceremony, anniversary, post-war, postwar, war
    Background: General Ridgeway, Supreme NATO Commander, visits site of D-Day landing

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1R84OV62MB1QI7VW6WNPLCYBR
    Media URN:
    VLVA1R84OV62MB1QI7VW6WNPLCYBR
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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