• Short Summary

    Free French rally to de Gaulle at Brazzaville and Belgians from the neighbouring Congo come by river boat to attend the ceremony.

    (Second World War, WW2, World War Two)

  • Description

    FRENCH WEST AFRICA (now REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO): Brazzaville:
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    General views of the Congo river boat approaching the bank
    People disembarking
    Crowds around the house of the colonial Commissioner
    Colonial High Commissioner General Edgard de Larminat
    Free French flag flying over the head of the crowds
    Larminat reading proclamation
    People listening
    Man raises hat to acknowledge the cheers of the crowd
    Little children waving
    General de Larminat inspecting troops
    General views of Larminat inspecting Colonial Infantry, commanding officers and troops presenting arms
    Crowd lined up to watch march past
    Soldiers march past
    Background: Free French rally to de Gaulle at Brazzaville and Belgians from the neighbouring Congo come by river boat to attend the ceremony.

    (Second World War, WW2, World War Two)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABUSLVACWQ7K0PZZ56G1Z0V3VV
    Media URN:
    VLVABUSLVACWQ7K0PZZ56G1Z0V3VV
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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