• Short Summary

    The Great Church
    Square in Helsinki was thronged with spectators today as 4,000 soldiers of the
    Finnish Army marched in a parade to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the
    Finland forces.

  • Description

    1.
    Angle Shot. Ministers of
    Finnish Cabinet attending parade.


    2.
    Angle Shot.
    Military officers from Finland and foreign countries.


    3.
    L.V. Troops parade in Great Church Square.


    4.
    L.V.Pan President Urho Kekkonen inspects troops.


    5.
    L.V. Drummer of army band.


    6.
    S.V.Pan
    Officers and officials on steps of building.


    7.
    L.V.
    President Kekkonen on saluting dais reviews troops.


    8.
    L.V. Crowds.


    9.
    S.V. Naval detachment march
    past.


    10.
    S.V. Army Ditto.


    11.
    G.V. Parade past- President Kekkonen on saluting dais.


    12.
    Angle Shot. The parade past-military bands.


    13.
    C.U. Officers salute.


    14.
    L.V.
    Naval detachment towards camera.


    15.
    S.Top V.
    Spectators.


    16.
    S.V. Parade towards camera.


    17.
    L.V. Tanks past dais.




    Initials AW W.S./P.B.



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The Great Church
    Square in Helsinki was thronged with spectators today as 4,000 soldiers of the
    Finnish Army marched in a parade to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the
    Finland forces. Simultaneous parades had been arranged in all parts of the
    country.

    In Helsinki, President Urho Kekkonen, in the company of Military Officers from
    Finland and foreign countries, Ambassadors, and Ministers of State, inspected
    the parade of passing troops.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7NUC258CS0FOHFTP2QZZSXHH6
    Media URN:
    VLVA7NUC258CS0FOHFTP2QZZSXHH6
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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