• Short Summary

    Troops from British West Africa arrive in France

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Britain's (Refers to West African people using language of the period) Troops arrive at Marseilles

    FRANCE: Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur: Bouches-du-Rhone: Marseilles:
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    Marseilles, France

    Video Roll Title: Britain's Coloured Troops: 52ft Issue sheet title: BRITAIN'S COLOURED TROOPS ARRIVE AT MARSEILLES
    Marseilles: British West African Troops arrive at Marseilles
    AFRICAN TROOPS (French) (British): Brit. West African Troops arrive at Marseilles

    Main title.

    (5ft)


    G. top V. British West African troops marching along road from port.

    (28ft)


    SV. Troops marching through town.

    (52ft)


    Military-Active, France, British Empire, Period Attitudes, Ethnic Minorities

    WWI, World War I, Great War, First World War, war, soldiers, formation, march, procession
    Background: Troops from British West Africa arrive in France

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA59S7NZLH2QBWHSI33HP2R3O24
    Media URN:
    VLVA59S7NZLH2QBWHSI33HP2R3O24
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/04/1917
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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