• Short Summary

    General Sir James Cassells, Commander-in-Chief of the British Army of the Rhine, arrived in West Berlin, Germany, Apr 12 for a three-day visit, which officials described as "routine".

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    GV GEN. CASSELS CAR ARRIVING AT TIERGARTEN CAMP
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    2.
    CU SIGN "TIERGARTEN CAMP".
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    3.
    SV GEN CASSELS TALKING WITH OFFICERS
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    4.
    SV GEN. CASSELS WALKING OF TO INSPECT ARMOURED CARS
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    5.
    CU REGIMENTAL BADGE
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    6.
    SV GEN. CASSELS TAKING TO ARMOURED CAR DRIVER.
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    7.
    SCU DRIVER
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    8.
    SV GEN. CASSELS TALKING SOLDIERS
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    9.
    CU GEN. CASSELS.
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    10.
    SV GUARD STANDING TO ATTENTION.
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    11.
    SV GEN CASSELS WALKING UP TO GUARD.
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    WHIP


    12.
    LV GEN. CASSELS OUTSIDE BERLIN GOVERNMENT BUILDING TILT UP TO BUILDING.
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    13.
    LV GEN CASSELS & PARTY ON ROOF OF BUILDING LOOKING OUT OVER BERLIN.
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    14.
    CU GEN. CASSELS.
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    15.
    SV PAN OF PARTY TO GV PAN OF BERLIN ENDING ON THE BRANDENBURG GATE
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    16.
    LV TILT UP BRANDENBURG GATE.
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    Background: General Sir James Cassells, Commander-in-Chief of the British Army of the Rhine, arrived in West Berlin, Germany, Apr 12 for a three-day visit, which officials described as "routine". The general - accompanied on the trip by his wife - spent the first day visiting British military units in the city.

    The general and his wife are the guests of the British Commandant in Berlin, Major-General Sir Rohan Delacombe, and Lady Delacombe. Later in the day, General Cassells looked at the Berlin skyline from the rooftop of a Government building.

    He plans to leave the old German capital on Apr 14.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA0IVJGNNA6A10X8LT8XBLV0J9
    Media URN:
    VLVAA0IVJGNNA6A10X8LT8XBLV0J9
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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