• Short Summary

    Funeral of French soldier and military theorist General Ferdinand Foch in Paris.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: A Soldier of France. The body of the famous general is laid beside the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior at the Arc de Triomphe.

    FRANCE: Paris:
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    Various of coffin of General Ferdinand Foch carried by pallbearers and laid near the Tomb of the Unknown Solder at the Arc de Triomphe
    Coffin under the Arc de Triomphe
    People bowing and filing past the coffin

    SLATE INFORMATION: The bereaved family of the Marshal.

    Family members, including women wearing black veils, along
    Wide shot of the Arc de Triomphe
    Mid shot of people gathered at base of the Arc de Triomphe
    General view of Arc de Triomphe

    SLATE INFORMATION: Farewell.

    Various horse-drawn hearse and people along in funeral procession
    Unidentified man speaking from podium (not heard)
    People in audience
    Soldiers marching along
    Mounted guards along
    Military officials in audience
    Various of soldiers and military band members marching past
    Background: Funeral of French soldier and military theorist General Ferdinand Foch in Paris.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8PM1V7DDRKGW7EA3I0QBJ2C2R
    Media URN:
    VLVA8PM1V7DDRKGW7EA3I0QBJ2C2R
    Group:
    Reuters - Empire News Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1929
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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