• Short Summary

    The ashes of the legendary Chinese military leader Marshal Chu Teh have now been placed in the Papaoshan cemetery for revolutionaries in Peking and the final tributes paid.

  • Description

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    GV EXTERIOR: Chinese embassy in Manila
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    2.
    GV: people arriving to pay respects to Marshal Chu
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    3.
    SV: taxi arriving at embassy with large wreath on roof
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    4.
    CU: insignia on door of embassy ZOOM OUT TO people entering embassy carrying wreaths
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    5.
    SV: people signing registry at embassy door
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    6.
    GV: people standing in embassy doorway
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    7.
    Mr. Collates signing register
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    8.
    SV: Chinese ambassador greeting Mr. Collates and Mr. Gonzales
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    9.
    SV: wreaths in main embassy hall
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    10.
    GV: embassy personnel paying respects to Marshal Chu
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    11.
    GV: Mr. collates and Mr. Gonzales paying respects to Marshal Chu
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    12.
    GV: photo of Marshal Chu on will of embassy
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    Initials RH/RS/ML/2011



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The ashes of the legendary Chinese military leader Marshal Chu Teh have now been placed in the Papaoshan cemetery for revolutionaries in Peking and the final tributes paid. There was another ceremony for Marshal Chu in the Philippines on Friday.

    SYNOPSIS: The Chinese embassy in the philippines capital Manila was the scene of the memorial ceremony for Marshal Chu who died in Peking on the 10th of July at the age of 90. Many people brought wreaths and signed an embassy register. As Chairman of the National People's Congress Chu Teh was China's Nearest equivalent to a Head of State.

    Chinese ambassador Ke Rua welcomed representatives of the Philippines Government and diplomates to the ceremony in honour of the "father of the Red Army". Those attending received ribbons and flowers as a sign of mourning. Marshal Chu Teh is remembered for his leadership of the "Long March" 41 years ago.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAB13X4JHTS3JU6AKDPFI2F37X5
    Media URN:
    VLVAB13X4JHTS3JU6AKDPFI2F37X5
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1976
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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