• Short Summary

    Sodliers of the US Air Force march in Paris before leaving for the military front in 1917

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Leaving for the Front

    FRANCE: Paris:
    EXT

    Title: Paris gives United States troops enthusiastic send-off.

    (5ft)


    GV. American Ambassador, Mr. William Sharp, presents American flag to French at ceremony in the Invalides.

    (15ft)


    SV. Line of French government officials and service representatives.

    (22ft)


    Angle view American troops from inner courtyard of the Invalides.

    (36ft)


    G. top V. American troops and crowds in front of Hotel des Invalides.

    (49ft)


    SV. American troops marching across inner courtyard of Invalides.

    (62ft)


    GV. ditto

    (71ft)


    GV. back view American troops marching out of courtyard.

    (78ft)

    Personalities - Politicians, France, Military - Active, Americans

    politician, WWI, World I, War I, Great War, First World War, USAF
    Background: Sodliers of the US Air Force march in Paris before leaving for the military front in 1917

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA70VKJUNWOBNVO1HJT88DRZZOY
    Media URN:
    VLVA70VKJUNWOBNVO1HJT88DRZZOY
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1917
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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