• Short Summary

    British Army General Sir Bryan Mahon presents medals to French troops at Salonika (Thessalonica)

  • Description

    GREECE: Salonica / Thessalonica:
    SV. French soldiers crowd round to have their photograph taken.

    SV. French soldiers distribute food to Greek women & children.

    LV. PAN. Women & children pose with soldiers for photograph.

    SV. Crowd of children fighting & scrambling.

    SV. Young child as mascot. Crowd looking on.

    SCU & SV. Young boy mascot practises saluting & marching.

    SCU. Soldier holding boy mascot.

    SV. Gen. Mahon & officers past camera.

    LV. British Army General Sir Bryon Mahon inspects troops.

    SV. PAN. Gen. Mahon (on far right) & group of officers.

    SV. Gen. Mahon decorates soldiers. (several shots taken from different angles.)

    LV. PAN. Colour bearers & troops.

    This story includes French troops distributing food to Greek civilians and children, and little Greek boy as mascot to a French unit, dressed in French uniform.

    First World War / World War 1 / WWI
    Background: British Army General Sir Bryan Mahon presents medals to French troops at Salonika (Thessalonica)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA6MQVU8JMNHVIRKAOP19KIJHV
    Media URN:
    VLVAA6MQVU8JMNHVIRKAOP19KIJHV
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1915
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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