• Short Summary

    General Petain made a Marshal of France at Metz

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: President Poincare. in Metz: Marshal's Baton Presented to General Petain. At the General's Special Request the Presentation was Made in German Territory. The Famous Leaders Present Include M. Clemenceau, Marshal Joffre, Marshal Foch, Gen. Sir Douglas Haig and General Pershing.

    FRANCE: Metz:
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    MV generals talking to each other in square.

    soldiers, dignitaries, politicians, troops, Ferdinand Foch, Philippe Petain
    FRANCE: Metz:
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    SV President Poincare and officers walk past line of troops.

    dignitaries, politicians, soldiers
    FRANCE: Metz:
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    MV pan from President Poincare and M. Clemenceau along to Marshal Joffre, Marshal Foch, General Petain, Sir Douglas Haig and General Pershing, Cameramen standing in background.

    politicians, dignitaries, soldiers, troops, officers, generals, Ferdinand Foch, Philippe Petain
    FRANCE: Metz:
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    SV President Poincare presents baton to General Petain.

    ceremony, award, dignitaries, politicians, military commanders, generals, officers, Philippe Petain
    FRANCE: Metz:
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    MV General Petain shakes hands with Marshal Joffre, Marshal Foch, Sir Douglas Haig and General Pershing.

    soldiers, dignitaries, politicians, troops, generals, Ferdinand Foch, Philippe Petain, Marshal Petain
    Background: General Petain made a Marshal of France at Metz

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4QHK98HX44RCCOK4DAE5EQ29U
    Media URN:
    VLVA4QHK98HX44RCCOK4DAE5EQ29U
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/11/1918
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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