• Short Summary

    General Pershing and American troops from the Rhine arrive at Dover then General Pershing lays US Congressional medal on tomb of The Unknown Warrior in Westminster Abbey

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: USA Homage to Britain's Dead

    ENGLAND: Various:
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    GV. Troopship arriving

    (25ft)


    SV.PAN. American troops on board

    (33ft)


    GV. Troops disembarking

    (39ft)


    GTV. Column of troops marching down road

    (56ft)


    MV. Gen. Pershing & dignitaries

    (62ft)


    SCU. Gen. Pershing disembarking

    (67ft)


    CU. Gen. Pershing

    (70ft)


    TITLE: ARRIVING AT WESTMINSTER ABBEY

    (73ft)


    GV to SV. Gen. Pershing & officers past troops lining the way

    (80ft)


    GV (elevated) Clergy, choirboys & dignitaries in procession (2 shots)

    (106ft)


    GV. Gen. Pershing talking

    (121ft)


    SCU. Gen. Pershing & officer walk past

    (126ft)


    TITLE: THE CONGRESSIONAL MEDAL OF HONOUR WHICH THE U.S. ARMY CHIEF PLACED ON THE TOMB OF THE UNKNOWN WARRIOR

    (136ft)


    CU. Congressional Medal of Honour

    (144ft)


    TITLE: PLACING A WREATH ON THE CENOTAPH

    (147ft)


    GV. PAN. Gen. Pershing placing a wreath at base of Cenotaph

    (177ft)


    SCU. Gen. Pershing & dignitary in open carriage

    (182ft)


    Personalities - Armed Forces, Ceremonies - Memorial, Military - Ceremonial, Great Britain, Buildings, Landmarks and Monuments,

    World War I, postwar, World War 1, First World War, the Great War, Remembrance Day, Congressional Medal of Honor, Honour, John Joseph "Black Jack" Pershing,
    Background: General Pershing and American troops from the Rhine arrive at Dover then General Pershing lays US Congressional medal on tomb of The Unknown Warrior in Westminster Abbey

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA40FKYFPZIVUFRL31MK7PPA57Z
    Media URN:
    VLVA40FKYFPZIVUFRL31MK7PPA57Z
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/10/1921
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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